Christopher Schaap

International Jury

Christopher Schaap is a filmmaker and Seattle University graduate. In 2016, he wrote, directed, and starred in his first feature film, Prom King, 2010, which won the New Vision Award at Cinequest 2017 and has since played at a variety of festivals, including SIFF, Frameline, and Outfest. He currently lives and works in Brooklyn.

Christopher says, “It’s my first time visiting Cardiff, and I’m beyond thrilled to have this opportunity to immerse myself not only the talent of LGBTQ+ filmmakers, but also the culture and people of the Welsh capital!”