Chris Olsen is an EMMY®-winning filmmaker and interdisciplinary artist, with a practice that merges film, visual effects, theater, animation, and performance. Chris has produced/directed numerous live action films and animated productions (including VEGGIETALES®, THE KARL DAHL SHOW, and THREADS), dance and theatrical performances (including MANDINGA, MEARRA, and TXAI), and received multiple Emmy® nominations for his PBS television programs (including THE ARTSIDERS®, BENEATH THE WHITE CITY LIGHTS, and A LIGHT IN THE DARK). In his spare time, Chris enjoys long walks down dark alleys, and well made chai.
Animation Techniques, Cinema Production, Visual Effects
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