Christine Turner is a filmmaker based in New York. Her critically-acclaimed documentary Homegoings, about a funeral director in Harlem, premiered at Documentary Fortnight at MoMA and was broadcast nationally on the PBS series POV. Christine's short fiction films have screened at festivals internationally including Sundance and Tribeca.
With over a decade of experience in television, Christine also collaborates on non-fiction series and documentaries for broadcast. Recent directing credits include the PBS series Art in the Twenty-First Century and “Dead is Better” for the HBO pilot Lenny. She also produced the final episode of Tricky Dick, a new mini-series for CNN.
In 2016, Christine was named 1 of 7 fellows in Sony Pictures Television’s Diverse Director’s Program and continues to expand her storytelling skills across genres. You can check out her latest short for Art21 on the conceptual artist Kevin Beasley here.