In the last twenty years, Chris has directed eight short films and one feature film. As a production sound mixer, O'Brien has worked on commercials for the likes of Wal-Mart, Telus, Lululemon, Best Buy and IBM. His recent documentary clients include MTV Europe, Hasbro, BC Hydro and the NHL Network. From 2016 to 2018 he completed over twenty television movies for The Hallmark Channel, Lifetime and Netflix. Feature film credits include, The Sun at Midnight and Red Snow. In 2018, O'Brien was nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for his work on the film, Never Steady, Never Still. A self taught sound technician, Chris holds certificates from the Langara Film Arts Program in Vancouver and the Manhattan Editing Workshop in New York City.