Kim Garland

Kim Garland

City Kid Films
Director and Screenwriter

Los Angeles, California

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September 2011
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About Kim

Kim Garland is an award-winning screenwriter and director who specializes in character-driven stories set in fantastical worlds. She was recently selected to join the Women in Film Mentoring Program in the Writer Circle for the 2018-19 cycle.

Kim is originally from Hell's Kitchen, NYC, and currently lives in Los Angeles, CA. She’s a graduate of Columbia University, with a Bachelor’s degree in Creative Writing, and studied screenwriting at The New School University in New York. She's worked in literary acquisition at Braven Films, as a columnist for Script magazine, and as a Story Producer for MTV.

Kim has written and directed several films, including, award-winning shorts Vivienne Again (2012) and The End of Mara (2016). She’s screened her work internationally at film festivals & screening series and is currently touring with her latest film, Body Image, a horror short that’s screening at film festivals and comic cons across the US.



  • Body Image

    Body Image (2017)
    Film (short) Screenwriter, Director A woman is tormented by her compulsion to stay thin.

  • The End of Mara

    The End of Mara (2016)
    Film (short) Screenwriter, Director, Producer A woman helps her husband break free of a curse that's brought him back from the dead and trapped him on Manhattan Island.

  • Deal Travis In

    Deal Travis In (2013)
    Film (short) Screenwriter, Director, Producer A man trying to make his peace with the mysterious death of his daughter is offered the answers he's seeking, but at the cost of his freedom and another woman's life.

  • Vivienne Again

    Vivienne Again (2012)
    Film (short) Screenwriter, Director A funeral home employee saves a dead woman from the killer who's closing in to complete the job.


  • Best Narrative Short Film for "The End of Mara" at Flyway Film Festival

  • Audience Award for "Vivienne Again" at Mascara & Popcorn Film Festival

  • Kickstarter Jury Award for "Vivienne Again" at Flyway Film Festival

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