Christina Antonakos-Wallace

Brooklyn, New York, United States


Born in Seattle, WA, Christina Antonakos-Wallace is a documentary filmmaker with a background in community organizing. She is currently directing her first feature documentary, entitled "with WINGS and ROOTS." In 2006, she graduated at the top of her class at the New School with a B.F.A. in Fine Arts and Video, and a B.A. in Sociology. Her honors include MTV’s "Fight for Your Rights" scholarship and a Fellowship from Humanity in Action. Her varied experiences include assisting filmmaker Barbara Hammer, and interning with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Currently,she produces videos for non-profit organizations, and works as a freelance camera operator and editor.