Photo by: Angela Fama Photography
Photo by: Angela Fama Photography
Chris has been a professional musician for the past 23 years, performed in four bands and has scored over 20 films, many of which, have been screened in film festivals in Canada, U.S.A., Europe and Asia. He has also worked on 26 plays, video games, sound designed 3 feature films and created two radio-plays for CBC Radio.
Chris has been commissioned to create music and audio installations by the Mascot Gold Mine in Hedley, BC, Public Dreams in Vancouver and The City of Surrey.
Chris has created 13 films, most of which he has produced and directed. His films have been exhibited at the Sechelt Festival of the Arts, café for contemporary art, Vancouver, BC, The Vancouver Cultural Centre, Vancouver Film School and the Synchronicity Festival in Gibson’s, BC. Chris’s radio plays, “ Zoe “ and “ Sanctuary “ which he produced, directed and wrote for the CBC, have been broadcast nationwide.
His current documentary “ The Encounter “ was selected for the First Hermetic International Film Festival in Venice, Italy August 07 to 14, 2021.
The Encounter (2021)
Filmmaker and multimedia artist, Chris Hind, turns the camera on himself as he investigates his incredible paranormal and spiritual experience into the unknown. (currently in festival circuit)
Wolf of the Sea
A giant wolf stirs up forgotten secrets as he interrogates an elderly sculptor/fisherman on the last day of his life.
Chris has envisioned and written 18 scripts for film, television and radio and to date has 3 production credits: 1 for television ( Mustard Pancakes Productions ) and 2 for CBC Radio ( ZOE and Sanctuary ).
THIS IS ME
Chris has always admired creative multi-taskers who get involved in almost every aspect of a films make-up. ‘ The Encounter ‘, Chris’ latest full length documentary, is a shining example of this as he wrote, directed, edited, sound designed, scored and mixed the film which premiered in August 2021 at the First Hermetic International Film Festival in Venice, Italy.
Chris has been working in film and music since 1999 and has had many memorable experiences. Of note is his sound work on the UK series “ Naked Attraction “, recording detonations in a Gold Mine, learning the fundamentals of the oud to score a film based in Afghanistan and so many more.
Chris tells stories in many different mediums. He is a published author (C.M.Hindmarsh THE FORGOTTEN), he’s sold a TV script, his radio-plays ‘Zoe’ and ‘Sanctuary’ air frequently and nationally on CBC radio, his music scores have featured in over 25 plays and many films and videos including ‘ Fatima in Kabul ‘ and ‘Unveiled: The Kohistan Video Scandal’ (both multiple award winners).
Chris has also spent significant time performing on stage having played in four bands.
He loves the adage that “you can’t know a subject fully until you’ve taught it” and to that end Chris has taught at Vancouver Film School and many other post secondary venues and is currently creating an online scriptwriting course.
Chris is a well-spring of creativity and has many projects on the go and at various stages of development. He is currently pursuing funding for an animated short film, a feature drama and he’s learning how to play the ney flute.
A despondent young shaman and inventor of the Interface, a device facilitating communication between humans and orcas, joins forces with a vengeful spirit to derail the Navy’s Marine Mammal Weapons Program.
DEATH'S SWEET CALL (Feature)
Desperate to rescue his career, a disillusioned music producer preys on a
gifted young street urchin who can only sing when possessed by Celtic goddess Brigid.
CONFLICT (TV Series)
A curious alien parasite infiltrates NOAH, a badly damaged terran starship crewed by battle-worn mercenaries, and conducts a series of trials to investigate the warring nature of humanity.
When aliens crash-land on a lush Eden-like planet, an exemplary game warden questions his loyalty when ordered to eliminate the survivors who look just like him.
Photo By: Angela Fama Photography
Film Music Composition
Specialty SFX Recording
Education(audio engineering/ sound for film/ re-recording mixing)