As a writer/director, Kris’ films include the Canadian Screen Award-nominated Songs She Wrote About People She Knows (2016), Doppelgänger Paul (2011, co-directed with Dylan Akio Smith), In Her Ear (2007), and Love Seat (2006). As a screenwriter, his films include Funeral Day (2016), Big Head (2009), The Cabin Movie (2005) and Man Feel Pain (2004, BravoFact Short Cuts Canada Award, TIFF).
As a playwright, Kris has twice-attended the Banff PlayRites Colony and had productions across Canada and the US. His plays include The Boys (Azuka Theatre, Philadelphia, PA; Guild Theatre, Whitehorse, YT), Black Codes (Ah Um Theatre, Vancouver, BC; International Fringe Tour); and Ramifications of a Particular Crash (Raw Materials, Vancouver, BC).
Also a Canadian Screen Award-nominated songwriter, Kris released his first CD, Songs of the Sad Sack, Vol. 1: I’m so disappointed, in 2011.