ERAHM CHRISTOPHER is a filmmaker, author and speaker who bridges social divides with creative storytelling. He has produced and directed over twenty productions including three award-winning student-shot films, three stop-motion adaptations of children’s books, an operatic film for Bravo!, an animation for Special Olympics, and his debut scripted feature, Listen.
He is the co-author of the book Teen Truth: Why Youth Have Something to Hide, the co-creator of the Teen Truth Live Experience and director of the Teen Truth Film Series. Since the organization’s inception, over 8 million people have viewed his films, over 2 million have viewed the live experiences and he has personally reached nearly a million people at speaking engagements around the world.
Christopher recently co-founded Goodinstinct with his accomplished commercial and film producer Brooke Dooley. The bi-coastal company focuses on producing and distributing meaningful content that can shift perspective and change behavior.
Beyond film productions, Christopher has developed innovative programs that teach youth and adults how to utilize the filmmaking process to connect, reconcile and expand their creativity. He serves as president of the nonprofit A Third Party and is the co-founder of the youth focused GOFILM! workshop.
Christopher’s socially conscious work has influenced legislation, inspired youth development strategies and literally saved lives. You can follow him at @erahm_chris.