Naomi Christie is a Vietnamese-American Los Angeles based director, writer, and photographer. She began her career in fashion photography and music videos. In 2021, she went on to study narrative filmmaking and earned her MFA in directing at the American Film Institute (AFI). Her thesis film earned her a DGA award for Best Director in the Asian American category.
Naomi enjoys creating emotive imagery and mixed-genre narratives. Her work is inspired by feminine strength, showcasing a masterful approach to portraying sensuality with the female gaze. Unafraid to delve into the provocative, she enjoys juxtaposing humor and darkness. She's committed to pushing boundaries and getting out of her own comfort zone, with the aim of creating work that makes people laugh, cry, and feel all the feels. She's always up for a strong cup of coffee or buttery croissant and a chat about the latest in cinema.
Publications & Press:
Playboy, Apple Music, Pitchfork, Cosmopolitan, Wonderland, DISfunkshion Mag, Refinery 29, C-Heads, Sticks & Stones, Off the Rails,