Chris Beauchamp

  

Biography

Chris Beauchamp is a filmmaker, photographer and writer based in Grande Prairie, Alberta. His background includes journalism, communications and marketing.

His photography work has included corporate, public-sector, and personal clients, as well as leading Canadian editorial publications. 

Since 2012, he has written, directed, and produced several short films and commercial video projects. His film work has screened at festivals in Brooklyn, Houston, and Alberta.

Chris is an active member of the Alberta media arts community, serving on the boards of the Peace Region Independent Media Arts Association (PRIMAA), Alberta Media Arts Alliance (AMAAS), and the Reel Shorts Film Festival.

Filmography

Heroes

Director, Writer, Cinematographer

Branded content 2017

Client: Regional EMS Foundation, Grande Prairie

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Shine Your Light

Co-director

Music video 2017

Client: Suicide Prevention Resource Centre

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Anyone Out There

Co-director, Cinematographer

Short musical 2016

Winner: Audience Choice – Frantic48 Film Challenge 2016
Winner: Judge’s Choice – Frantic48 Film Challenge 2016

Details:

Seven minute short musical
From concept to delivery in 48-hours

Cold Decision

Cinematographer

Short film 2016

Official selection: Reel Shorts Film Festival 2015

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Smooth Moves

Co-director, Co-writer, Editor, Cinematographer

Short film 2015

Official Selection: Iron Mule Short Comedy Film Festival 2017
Official selection: Reel Shorts Film Festival 2016
Official Selection:Houston Comedy Film Festival 2016

Details:

Original short created as a class project, which went on to a small festival run. Co-created with Cris Seppola-Podsada. 

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Making of a Museum

Cinematographer

Promotional documentary 2015

Client: Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum / County of Grande Prairie No. 1
Featuring the voice of Dan Aykroyd

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The Souvenir

Co-director, Cinematographer

Short film 2015

Winner: Best Peace Region Film – Reel Shorts Film Festival 2016
Winner: Audience Choice – Frightening48 Film Challenge 2015
Winner: Judge’s Choice – Frightening48 Film Challenge 2015

Details:

Original short from concept to delivery in 48-hours
Updated version delivered for Reel Shorts Film Festival

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Arnie the Viking

Creative Director, Writer

Branded content 2014

Client: nine10 Incorporated / Hansen Ford Lincoln
8x 1-minute spots, 4x 4-minute spots

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Dating Bites

Co-director, Cinematographer

Short film 2015

Winner: Audience Choice – Frantic48 Film Challenge 2015
Winner: Judge’s Choice – Frantic48 Film Challenge 2015

Details:

From concept to delivery in 48-hours

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The Device

Director, Writer

Short film 2015

Official selection: Reel Shorts Film Festival 2015
Winner: 2012 Reel Shorts Film Festival Screenwriting Competition

Sophia

Cinematographer

Short film 2013

Official selection: Reel Shorts Film Festival 2013
Nominated: Best Short Film 2014 Alberta Film and Television Awards

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