Kyle Ruddick
Based in Topanga, California, USA


Graduate of USC school of Cinematic Arts 2003
Member of the DGA
Winner of Cannes Lions
Winner of Vimeo Awards and Staff Picks
TED Speaker

FOST Speaker

World Record- Film Created in the Most Countries

World Record- Largest Global Film Premier

Kyle is a film director and experience designer. He comes from a strong VFX and post production background, most notably his work with Lucasfilm on the Star Wars franchise. 


Kyle is the founder of documentary film project One Day on Earth, which produced the first film made in every country of the world with the support of thousands of volunteer filmmakers, dozens of Non-Profits and the United Nations. At One Day on Earth he followed up this global effort with a PBS series on the future of the American City.


Kyle works consistently as a commercial director and is represented by HeLo. He is sought for his ability to combine real people, innovative experience design, and authentic emotion. In the last 2 years he has completed work for Minute Maid, The Player’s Tribune, The Ad Council, Fan Duel, Cheerios, United Airlines, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Jeane-O, and Cascadian Farm. 


Kyle is also the creator of the Magic Dance Mirror an interactive augmented reality dance experience seen everywhere from E3 to Burning Man to Slam Dance.


Kyle’s next ventures include multiple film projects in development, the creation of a social video platform called Hashvids, and expanding his augmented reality company Kinetic Magic.


When he’s not working, Kyle can be found shaping his own surfboards, foraging for culinary mushrooms and growing his own vegetables.


© 2018 By Kyle Ruddick