Christopher Allen


Public bio

After graduating from Columbia University and studying at Trinity College Dublin’s School of Drama, Christopher Allen has worked as a video director, creative entrepreneur, and new media artist in New York City. He has lead in a number of projects which explore new narrative methods. One example is Yellow Arrow, a place-based storytelling platform which incorporates tagging culture, mobile phones, and international collaboration. Another is Capitol of Punk, an interactive documentary project which was recently part of an exhibition at the MoMA. Christopher is a founder of the Brooklyn-based non-profit UnionDocs, and is presently working on a biography of the two most recent lives of a Tibetan mediation master.