Chrissie De Guzman

Chrissie De Guzman

Filmmaker

Biography

Chrissie De Guzman is a television and feature film writer and director based in Los Angeles. She is a storyteller defined by her curiosity of the Filipina-American & Queer experience, pushing mainstream boundaries in hopes to create a platform of non-traditional content. Her short film Throuple has been the official selection at the Palm Springs International Shortfest, Outfest, American Cinematheque Local Shorts, NewFest New York and Short of the Week. She is also the 2019-2020 fellow of the ViacomCBS ViewFinder: Emerging Directors Program and one of the 2020 CAPE New Writers fellows as well as a 2020 CAPE List x The Black List finalist. Most recently, Chrissie was a shadow director on Showtime’s Flatbush Misdemeanors under John Lee (Broad City, Search Party) and Comedy Central’s hit show Awkwafina is Nora From Queens where she shadowed Laura Murphy (Murderville, Cursed Friends, Girl Code). She is an alumni of USC’s Production in Film & TV MFA program.