A Pacific Northwest emergency physician struggles to grieve his wife without leaving the pandemic front-lines.
Christopher Rogan (CA)
Rogan Christopher was born in London, grew up in Canada, and heavily influenced by the American Rust Belt. As a boy he was enchanted with the sounds of Motown, a young Eminem, Bob Seger, and Aretha Franklin, the American institutions of Hollywood cinema, Football, and of course – Michael Jordan’s Bulls. A student-athlete, Christopher earned two bachelors in Applied Economics and Mathematics. He trained as an actor at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre in New York City, beginning his career on American and Canadian television, eventually leading to Writing and Directing. Currently, he’s finishing post-production on a short-work exploring addiction in the Apollonian and Dionysian (“Sons of Zeus”), while developing several features. In his acting career, he has just shot a lead role in the feature “Do Not Disturb”, written and directed by Canadian Film Centre Alumni and 2020 Nicholl Fellowship Semi-Finalist John Ainslie, out in early 2023.