Christopher Llewellyn Reed is a filmmaker, film critic and Chair of the Film & Moving Image Department at Stevenson University. He is the lead film critic for Hammer to Nail, a website devoted to independent cinema, a regular film critic for Film Festival Today and occasional features writer for BmoreArt. In addition, he is the host of Dragon Digital Media‘s award-winning Reel Talk with Christopher Llewellyn Reed and a regular film commentator on The Baltimore Sun‘s Roughly Speaking podcast. He is also the author of Film Editing: Theory and Practice and blogs regularly about cinema on this blog. You may find him on Twitter as @chrisreedfilm.
Chris holds a B.A. from Harvard University, in Slavic Languages and Literatures (concentration in Russian), an M.A from Yale University, in Russian and East European Studies (concentration in Russian Film), and an M.F.A. from the Graduate Film Program at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.