Chris Ohlson recently produced KUMIKO, THE TREASURE HUNTER, which had its world premiere in the U.S. Dramatic Competition at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival and was released in 2015 by Amplify Releasing.
Ohlson’s other credits include THANK YOU A LOT, which premiered at the 2014 SXSW Film Festival and was released by Gravitas Ventures, Bryan Poyser’s LOVERS OF HATE, which premiered at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in the U.S. Dramatic Competition, and 2009’s THE OVERBROOK BROTHERS, which premiered in the narrative competition at SXSW and was acquired by IFC Films.
Chris was the recipient of the 2015 Independent Spirit Piaget Producing Award and was previously a Sundance Institute Creative Producing Fellow, as well as an alum of Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) Narrative Lab Program and the Rotterdam Labs.
Chris is a Partner and the Head of Production at REVELATOR, a commercial production company whose clients include Samsung, HP, Dell, Google, and Dun & Bradstreet.
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