Called “a producer for the 21st century” by one of his colleagues, Kyle leverages his extensive technical expertise along with a complete understanding of the feature film lifecycle to streamline the world of film producing.
Always looking for new ways of working or solving problems, Kyle can conceive new and unique solutions to production obstacles, resulting in a more efficient and productive show. With an exceptional attention to detail, Kyle brings unparalleled organization to the production and ensures that nothing falls under the radar. Kyle is also an advocate of new tech and startups.
Having developed and produced several independent features, Kyle has intimate understanding of the independent feature industry. The landscape of independent film is rapidly changing; existing methods of financing and producing are becoming less certain and new approaches need to be developed. Starting with development, budgeting, financing, packaging all the way through to marketing and distribution, Kyle is able to cultivate new methods and successfully bring the business and creative together. He believes that producing is an art; requiring a creative ingenuity to bring a product from the page to the screen. Experience with production accounting, payroll, and production legal allows him to work efficiently with all involved.
In addition to his experience in the film industry, Kyle is an in-house producer and co-founder of ReturnStyle Pictures. He has produced industrial, commercial and educational content for a wide variety of clients, ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies. Kyle also mentors emerging filmmakers about the unique challenges of the industry while ensuring they remember that the film business is indeed a business.
A native of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Kyle has spent most of his life in Atlanta, GA. He is an alumnus of Savannah College of Art and Design [SCAD] where he held multiple leadership positions and graduated with honors.
Film (short) by Jason Sheedy Producer
Film by Water Walks LLC Producer
A Sunday Horse
Film by Vic Armstrong Associate Producer
Savannah College of Art and Design (Savannah, GA)