Chris Blake is an award-winning screenwriter and director based in Nashville, Tennessee. His films have screened in theatres all over the world, and his debut feature film (Thriller/Horror All Light Will End) was acquired and released worldwide by Gravitas Ventures in 2018.
Blake is also an in-demand script revisionist and has done rewrites for indie-films and multi-million dollar features alike. He originally began his career in the music industry in 2007 and played the Vans Warped Tour alongside bands Paramore and Thirty Seconds to Mars. He's since used that experience to transition into music videos.
Chris Blake is the co-founder of the Nashville Independent Film Festival (NIFF) and currently serves as the Artistic Director. The filmmaker owns and operates Red Vessel Entertainment and 74 Films in Nashville, Tennessee.
"Chris is a breath of fresh air to work with. A true actors director! He knows the direction in which he's taking his project but allows you as the actor the freedom to use your talents without limitation to meet him at the destination."
- Sam Jones III
"Blake is one heck of a great director! The guy was exceptionally prepared, which allowed him to be super relaxed on the set. He knew what he wanted and yet stayed open to all ideas. Blake was really fantastic!"
- Andy Buckley (The Office)
"I had the privilege of working under Blake's direction for a role in All Light Will End, and it was such a pleasure. Orchestrating a film set with all its moving pieces is difficult, but Blake managed with absolute ease. Each decision onset was made with careful consideration and creativity."
- Katie Garfield (Birth of a Nation)
Blake is currently in development on his next feature film.