Khristi Adams

Khristi Adams

Director, Producer and Stage Director

Glendora, California

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May 2013
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About Khristi

Khristi L. Adams originally hails from all things East Coast. Born in Brooklyn, NY, raised in New Jersey and educated in Philadelphia, however, she currently resides in Southern California. Khristi is a a writer, director and producer and just recently completed her first short-film documentary called "Chivalry is Dead" where she won Best Directorial Debut of a Documentary at the NY International Film Festival. “Chivalry” was also recognized for screening at the Charlotte Black Film Festival & The People’s Film Festival. She is also writer and director of the stage plays, “Once Upon a Dream” & “The Herstory Exhibitions” which premiered at Crossroads Theater in New Brunswick, NJ. She also created, “Yesterday I Died,” a play and community initiative that addresses the effects of youth violence on young people working with high school students in Somerset, NJ and Brooklyn, NY. In October 2010, she was featured in "Almighty Debt: A Black in America Special" on CNN highlighting work she’s done with young people in the community. She also works as Associate Campus Pastor at Azusa Pacific University. Prior to working there, she served as Youth Pastor at First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens in Somerset, NJ. She is a graduate of Temple University with a degree in Advertising and a graduate of Princeton Theological Seminary where she obtained a Master’s of Divinity degree with a concentration in ethics and social justice. She has recently done missions work in Ghana, West Africa; and Kingston, Jamaica working with churches, schools and community groups.

Videos

Credits

  • Biography of Comedian Tahir Moore (Title TBD)

    Biography of Comedian Tahir Moore (Title TBD) (2013)
    Documentary Director

  • Narrow Road

    Narrow Road (2013)
    Documentary Director, Producer

  • Chivalry is Dead

    Chivalry is Dead (2012)
    Documentary Director, Producer

  • Yesterday I Died

    Yesterday I Died (2008)
    Theater Writer, Director

  • The Herstory Exhibitions

    The Herstory Exhibitions (2007)
    Theater Writer, Director, Actress

  • Once Upon a Dream

    Once Upon a Dream (2006)
    Theater Writer, Director

Awards

  • Best Directorial Debut of a Documentary- NY International Film Festiva;
    (2013)

Education

  • Temple University (Philadelphia, PA)
    (1999-2003)

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