Christopher Dawes is a filmmaker based in Brooklyn, NY. He has worked on numerous projects as a producer, director, editor, cinematographer, voiceover artist and archivist. Film credits include THIS IS JESSICA, which premiered in 2021 at Outfest Los Angeles, where it won the audience award for best documentary feature, going on to play at multiple festivals, Amazon, & iTunes). BEFORE HOMOSEXUALS premiered in 2017 at The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, going on to screen at Wicked Queer Film Festival, Out Film CT (winning the audience award), Amazon & iTunes. FAGBUG NATION, which premiered in 2014 and won Best Female Director at The PollyGrind Film Festival and the Utopian Vision Award at The Utopia Film Festival, going on to screen at Maui Pride Film Festival, NY No Limits Film Festival, Amazon & iTunes. He produced over 30 mini-documentaries for the award-winning Out at the Center television newsmagazine.