Christine Cynn

Producer, The Act of Killing
Nominated for: Best Documentary

CHRISTINE CYNN has been directing documentary and experimental films for the past 14 years. For the last decade she has been developing new ways to document the human imagination. Educated at Harvard, and the recipient of a Fullbright Scholarship to Uganda, she co-directed The Globalization Tapes (2003) with Joshua Oppenheimer. She has written screenplays for FilmFour and was a founding member of the Vision Machine Film Project in London. She was a researcheron the UK Arts and Humanities Research Council’s Genocide and Genre project. Cynn is currently developing a project, Science Future, combining documentary with fiction, about how scientists imagine the future.