CHRISTINA BURCHARD is an award-winning documentary filmmaker living in Los Angeles. She studied theatre in Miami, FL where she explored the use of video projection during live performance before moving to New York to pursue film. Christina began her career editing documentaries and edited with the team on the Academy Award winning film CitizenfourCitizenfour uncovers the secret and illegal practices of the U.S. National Security Agency’s mass surveillance program using classified documents revealed by NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowden.

Christina directed Season 2 of the IDA nominated documentary series The Confession Tapes produced by A24/Netflix, and several episodes of Season 1 and Season 2 of Why We Fight for ESPN+. She has worked with numerous brands and developed projects supported by the MacArthur Foundation, the Sundance Institute, the Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund, and The Harnisch Foundation, as well as, HBO, Showtime, Netflix, ESPN, PBS, VICE, International Venice Film Festival, IDFA Amsterdam, NYFF, Sundance, and the Toronto Film Festival.

She has kept busy during the pandemic working as a Creative Director for MasterClass, interviewing and directing projects with Metallica, St. Vincent, Es Devlin, Jeff Koons, Gloria Steinem, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Tyler Mitchell, Alicia Keys, Mariah Carey and more. 

Direct contact : christinaburchard@gmail.com