An award-winning screenwriter, Kristi made her directorial debut with her short film SOMETHING SPECIAL. She was also recently hired to write the screenplay for a feature film which is now in pre-production.
Kristi is a passionate filmmaker with a deep interest in global affairs. Combining her screenwriting experience with her graduate degree in International Relations and Conflict Resolution, she is devoted to using the unique power of film to move people, provoke thought, and showcase important global issues.
Act of Faith (feature) Drama Muslim terrorists abduct, brainwash, and ruthlessly train a group of American children to be their ultimate undetectable weapons against America. Twelve years later, one of their most promising converts leads a mission to execute a wide-scale biological attack and finds his faith challenged in unforeseen ways.
Aurora (short) Drama A man takes decisive action to deal with an overwhelming situation in his life.
Heavy Medal (short) Drama A young woman confronts an old cop over a tragic event from their past.
Something Special (short) Drama ⋄ War A young war veteran explores the magnificent wilds of New Zealand to fulfill the last wish of a close friend who died in combat.
Act of Faith
Film (short) by Exposure Writer/Director
Lift Me Up
by Stairway Studios Writer
OFFICIAL BEST OF FEST Award (Something Special) - OFFICIAL BEST OF FEST
BEST SHORT FILM (Something Special) - Rainier Independent Film Festival
ACCOLADE Award (Something Special) - Accolade Competition
FINALIST (Something Special) - Your Big Break filmmaking competition
BEST SHORT SHORT (Aurora) - Champion Screenwriting Competition
SPECIAL JURY AWARD (Something Special) - Lady Filmmakers Film Festival
1st PLACE WINNER (Aurora) - Great American Short Screenplay Contest
BEST SHORT SCRIPT (Aurora) - 2010 Screenwriting Expo Screenplay Competition