Chris Cayden is a filmmaker, web designer, and independent producer.
Chris studied filmmaking at the New York Film Academy and acting at HB Studios. He spent seven years working with The Manhattan Short Film Festival as the Director of Internet Operations and a contributing writer. The Manhattan Short is the world's largest short film festival.
He produced his first music video, 'Better Off Dead' for nationally signed independent artists, 'vs the earth', which aired on all MTV networks and VH1.
An authority on multimedia design, he has built numerous web sites for filmmakers, directors, productions companies, and feature films. He started a web development company in 2000 based in New York, called Cayden Media, LLC with clients located all over the world.
Chris' previous work includes the short films, Love Roulette, Smoke Break, Wake Up Wondering, and Life by the Drop. He is currently in production for a new short film titled 'Lurker' which will be making it's rounds on the film festival circuit in 2016 as well as working on an (Mixed Martial Arts) MMA based web series pilot with a killer script and amazing music.
He has studied kickboxing and martial arts for several years, currently holding a brown belt in Tang Soo Do karate and self defense.
Dark Moon Rising
Internet by Lionsgate Films/Dana Mennie (Horror and Romance) Web Designer Wolf Moon was directed by Dana Mennie and released by Lions Gate Films. Starring Max Ryan, Sid Haig, Billy Drago, Ginny Weirick. Small-town girl meets mysterious drifter boy, they fall in love. Only in this case, the boy brings with him a family curse and unimaginable horror that rains hell upon the small town.
vs. the Earth Music Video 'Better Off Dead'
Music by VTE Entertainment/Mikko Timonen Producer Music video I produced for nationally signed indie rock group 'vs the earth' titled "Better Off Dead" Featuring Mindy Hall from VH1's The Rock of Love Directed by Mikko Timonen & Erin Judd Produced by Chris Cayden
Film (short) by Cayden Media, LLC/Chris Cayden (Comedy, Romance and Short) Director/Writer/Producer Love Roulette is a tragic tale of a rube on his first night in the big city, John weighs his options...well, his option â�� singular â�� as the hookers wait in the next room.
The New York Film Academy
The Pennsylvania State University