Cinematographer / Gaffer
Lighting and cinematography are my passions. I love collaborating to create a compelling story with stunning imagery that evokes emotions in audiences. Currently I'm based in Cleveland, OH, but love to travel.
Name: Kevin Coyne
Lives in: Cleveland, Ohio
Occupation: Cinematographer, Director of Photography and Gaffer/lighting Technician
Unique traits: URSA Mini 4.6k and 1 Ton Lighting Package owner
Film (Drama and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department A stand-up comedian confesses to a murder on-stage at an open mic night to a shocked audience - his crime the result of a deadly triangle formed between his older sister, just released from prison after a 20-year stay for the murder of their parents, the loving bond he now shares with a caring surrogate family, and the ultimate choice he must make between them - his dysfunctional blood ties with his own sister, or his picturesque view of the ideal family.
Chic Traveling Mama TV Show
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My Blind Brother
Film (Comedy, Drama and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department The rivalry between two brothers reaches a fever pitch during a charity swim competition.
Love Finds You in Valentine
TV Movie (Drama and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department Kennedy Blaine, a Californian girl, inherits a ranch in the small town of Valentine in Nebraska. Before she sells the property, she decides to spend the summer in her house and learn more about her family.
Film (Crime and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department An eclectic group of runaways, artists, and drifters reside in a Utopian squat house on the coast, though the future of this peaceful commune is threatened as greed, hypocrisy, and corruption grow from within.
Call Me Lucky
Film (Documentary, Biography and Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department Barry Crimmins is pissed. His hellfire brand of comedy has rained verbal lightning bolts on American audiences and politicians for decades, yet you've probably never heard of him. But once you've experienced Bobcat Goldthwait's brilliant character portrait of him and heard Crimmins's secret, you will never forget him. From his unmistakable bullish frame came a scathingly ribald stand-up style that took early audiences by force. Through stark, smart observation and judo-like turns of phrase, Crimmins's rapid-fire comedy was a war on ignorance and complacency in '80s America at the height of an ill-considered foreign policy. Crimmins discusses another side of his character, revealing in detail a dark and painful past that inspired his life-changing campaign of activism in the hope of saving others from a similar experience. Interviews with comics like Margaret Cho and Marc Maron illustrate Crimmins's love affair with comedy and his role in discovering and supporting the development of ...
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Film (Comedy and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department Jenny Farrell has led an openly gay life - except with her conventional family. When she finally decides to start a family and marry the woman they thought was just her roommate, the small, safe world the Farrells inhabited changes forever. They are left with a simple and difficult choice - either change with it or drown. Written by Anonymous
Film (Drama and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department In an adaptation of Patricia Highsmith's seminal novel The Price of Salt, CAROL follows two women from very different backgrounds who find themselves in an unexpected love affair in 1950s New York. As conventional norms of the time challenge their undeniable attraction, an honest story emerges to reveal the resilience of the heart in the face of change. A young woman in her 20s, Therese Belivet (Rooney Mara), is a clerk working in a Manhattan department store and dreaming of a more fulfilling life when she meets Carol (Cate Blanchett), an alluring woman trapped in a loveless, convenient marriage. As an immediate connection sparks between them, the innocence of their first encounter dims and their connection deepens. While Carol breaks free from the confines of marriage, her husband (Kyle Chandler) begins to question her competence as a mother as her involvement with Therese and close relationship with her best friend Abby (Sarah Paulson) come to light. Written by The Weinstein Company
Film (Drama and Sci-Fi) Camera and Electrical Department A brilliant mathematician travels through time and space in search of the knowledge that would allow him to control his life and alter the events of his past. What he discovers is that he must let go of his obsession in order to live his life.
With This Ring
TV Movie (Comedy and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department After attending their friend Elise's (Sudano) wedding on New Year's Eve, Trista (Hall), a career-driven talent agent, Viviane (Scott), a successful gossip columnist, and Amaya (Cooper), a struggling actress, make a pact to get married within the year to either a new love or a man waiting in the wings. But the close friends face their own set of challenges - Trista has not gotten over her commitment-phobic ex-boyfriend Damon (White), Viviane is secretly in love with Sean (George), the father of her son, and Amaya is desperate to break up her boyfriend Keith's (Sanders) unhappy marriage so they can live happily ever after. Each woman starts the year with high hopes and dreams of what will happen over the next 12 months... but will they all make it to the altar? Written by Lifetime
Film (Comedy and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department A foul-mouthed former gymnastics bronze medalist with local celebrity status reluctantly trains a rising Olympics aspirant.
Love Finds You in Sugarcreek
TV Movie (Family and Mystery) Camera and Electrical Department Baseball player Micah Matthias and his young son Bobby are fleeing a brutal media following the traumatic and unsolved murder of their wife and mother. They end up in the quaint Amish community of Sugarcreek, Ohio under a set of aliases and with a broken-down old truck. Three Amish sisters running an old farmhouse inn take them under their wings and employ Micah as a handyman. This sparks the suspicions of a Sugarcreek policewoman named Rachel Troyler, niece of the three who raised her after she was orphaned as a child. Will the truth interfere with love? Written by John P. House
Film (Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department Shot on location in Cleveland, Dublin and County Clare, Ireland, "The Yank" is a farcical satire on Irish America and it's "paddywhackery." It's the story of Tom Murphy, a middle-aged Cleveland bachelor whose view of Ireland comes from The Quiet Man, starring John Wayne. He also tends to let the expectations of his family get in the way of finding true love. So when his best friend, Marty, decides to get married in Ireland, Tom's family and friends send him off on a side splitting epic adventure. Tom does not know it yet, but he's about to come face to face with the real Ireland. Written by Sean Lackey
Film (Drama and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department Prim schoolteacher Miss Meadows (Katie Holmes) is not entirely what she appears. Well-mannered, sweet, and caring, yes, but underneath the candy-sweet exterior hides the soul of a vigilante, taking it upon herself to right the wrongs in this cruel world by whatever means necessary. Things get complicated, however, when Miss Meadows gets romantically entangled with the town sheriff (James Badge Dale) and her steadfast moral compass is thrown off, begging the question: "Who is the real Miss Meadows and what is she hiding?" Written by Unknown
Film (Drama and Sport) Camera and Electrical Department It's draft day in the NFL and as general manager of the Cleveland Browns, Sonny is forced to come up with a big move. After trading for the number one pick, Sonny has to choose between a lower-ranked linebacker with a questionable past or a celebrated quarterback with a questionable future. All the while, Sonny is walking in the footsteps of his father and personal complications force their way to the surface. Written by Anne Campbell
Television (Reality-TV) Camera and Electrical Department Genealogists visit American cities to investigate unverified genealogical claims.
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The Kings of Summer
Film (Adventure, Comedy and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department Joe Toy, on the verge of adolescence, finds himself increasingly frustrated by his single father, Frank's attempts to manage his life. Declaring his freedom once and for all, he escapes to a clearing in the woods with his best friend, Patrick, and a strange kid named Biaggio. He announces that they are going to build a house there, free from responsibility and parents. Once their makeshift abode is finished, the three young men find themselves masters of their own destiny, alone in the woods. Written by A.J. Porter
3 Day Test
Film (Comedy and Family) Camera and Electrical Department Martin Taylor has totally lost touch with his family. He has no clue who his teenage daughter's friends are, why his son only communicates with an electronic sign outside his bedroom door, or why his youngest child only watches faith TV. Convinced the family needs to reconnect, Martin surprises the wife and kids with a little experiment-he locks them in their own home with no power, no heat, no running water, and absolutely no contact with the world outside! The sudden holiday staycation isn't what the Taylors had in mind for the weekend, but they'll have to team up to prove they can survive Dad's wacky mission. With a heartfelt message and some persistence, one little member of the family helps put their priorities back in the pews, because they'll need all the faith they have to get through this! Written by Anonymous
The Hope & the Change
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Tomorrow You're Gone
Film (Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department Charlie Rankin, recently released from prison, seeks vengeance for his jail-house mentor William "The Buddha" Pettigrew. Along the way, he meets the ethereal, yet streetwise, Florence Jane. They embark on a unlikely road trip, careening towards an unlikely redemption and uncertain resolution.
Film (Action, Crime, Mystery and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department Dr. Alex Cross is on his last police duty to track down an assassin called Picasso, who's been torturing and killing rich businessmen in Detroit. Soon when the mission gets personal, Cross is pushed to the edge of his moral and psychological limits to end this once and for all. Written by Immanuel Ambhara
Kings of Bushwick
Film (Short, Crime, Drama and War) Camera and Electrical Department Angelo Lopez is Mastery Gunnery Sergeant "Rico De La Rosa", a career military man with his own ideals and powerful connections. In MGySgt. De La Rosa's eyes, war can be both costly and lucrative. While serving on another tour in Afghanistan he comes across four young Marines. These young men happen to be from Bushwick, Brooklyn, his old stomping grounds. Sergeant De La Rosa recruits them for his operation. With a talent for crunching numbers, LCpl. Lou Sanchez (Michael Lopez) is given the day to day responsibilities. LCpl. Primero "Primo" Soto (Julito McCullum) is head of security, LCpl. Benny Lezcano (Rydell Rollins) is the voice of reason and LCpl. Tony "Tone" Castro (Moisés Acevedo) handles driving duties. After coming home to a hero's welcome, they form a non-profit foundation helping the families of their fallen comrades, "The With-Honor Foundation." The Bushwick community stands behind these men of honor. The leader and most respected community activist, Dona Teresa (Denia ... Written by Angelo Lopez
Film (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department The story of an 11-year-old boy whose derby dreams are left in pieces when his soldier father is killed in Afghanistan. The boy teams up with a father figure whose own son, a firefighter, died in the line of duty, and the two help each other find redemption and revive the derby. Written by Anonymous
The Facebook Faux Pas
Film (Short and Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department Next door neighbors suffer the comical consequences of a mistaken post on Facebook.
Film (Short, Drama and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department September 16, 2008 (Wall Street Black Tuesday) sets the stage as the high octane world of Real Estate is seen through the well-blended mix of interrelated stories in the visionary short The Bubble, directed by Joddy Eric Matthews. In the footsteps of films such as Traffic and Crash, The Bubble tells story of four lives, forever tied together by one property, a home in main street America, become intertwined as a middle class housewife, grieving the recent suicide of her husband, looks for a way to end her heartache and pain; FBI special agent, reaches his breaking point with the establishment and their lack of commitment to ending abuses in the system; A Bank Vice President, learns a valuable lesson on the worst day in recent financial history; and a mortgage broker, comes face to face with one fateful decision. A story which shows us how truly connected we all are, The Bubble is an amazing film about today's most far reaching topics. Written by Anonymous