Bridge Street Films

Christopher Yurkow Bio

Film Director

Chris Yurkow


Above all else, Chris knows to tell a memorable story. His strength lies in the ability to deliver a rare combination of compelling visuals and believable performances. From serious dialogue to light-hearted humor, Chris leverages subtleties to engage, entertain, and captivate. As a former Creative Director, Chris is comfortable collaborating with clients and colleagues to craft executions that ring true.

Partly due to Chrisā€™ formal theater training, working with actors one of his favorite parts of the process. This connection is obvious in the work. His sensitivity and painstaking efforts to create a supportive environment through mutual respect results in natural, understated performances, and a level of believability not often found on the small screen.

Chris has applied his extensive writing and directing talents to a wide range of projects, from television commercials and webisodes to documentaries and interactive programs. He has also been the driving force behind numerous award-winning projects from script to screen.