Christopher Abeel is a New York-born, New Jersey-raised writer-producer. He holds a Bachelors Degree from Ramapo College of New Jersey and is in his third year of study in Columbia University’s MFA Film Program. Prior to this, Christopher worked in the finance and video game industries.
In 2016, Christopher’s feature-length drama, A MOTIVATED MAN, was awarded Columbia University's Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Screenwriting Grant Additionally, his one-hour eSports drama GOOD GAME was a semi-finalist in the Austin Film Festival One-Hour Pilot Competition and a finalist for the Sundance Episodic Storytelling Lab.
Themes in Christopher’s work include identity, otherness, and the complications of the American dream – concepts instilled in him while growing up in a multi-cultural, biracial home.