Christian Rozier


MFA 2004, Temple University
BA 1999, Washington University in Saint Louis


Christian Rozier began his career as a music video and commercial director, producing broadcast videos for politically engaged artists locally and internationally. His documentary film credits include Among The Trees, a world tour feature film that follows the seminal hip-hop group Arrested Development throughout Asia and Europe, and Life In The Age Of Excess, a documentary about an emerging barter economy movement in Los Angeles. Christian is also one of the featured filmmakers in the United Nations sponsored global film One Day On Earth and a screenwriter of the 2013 feature film Lineage.  He has produced documentary film series in Senegal and in Southeast Asia, and his documentary Racing The Past has won awards at numerous festivals.

Professor Rozier is the Director and Executive Producer of the 2020 narrative feature film Apache Leap, filmed in collaboration with the San Carlos Apache Reservation community in eastern Arizona and set for release in 2021. He teaches courses in narrative film directing, documentary and scripted production, and in digital storytelling modes and techniques.