Ryon Lane is an award-winning producer, director, actor, writer and former studio business affairs consultant experienced in developing and producing authentic branded content and independent film. Previously at Lionsgate, Intermedia Film, CAA and Innovative Artists. Advises on marketing strategy, brand management & ideation, and production of branded content, commercials, short narratives, documentaries and feature films. Practices and teaches yoga, founds companies and develops products in spare time.
SELECTED CLIENTS: Storymachine Films, Oberland, Character SF, New York Magazine, Salesforce, Microsoft, Samsung, Girl Scouts of America, AMEX, Glass&Marker, Santa Clara University, NBC Bay Area, Williamson Adams, KeepTruckin, AliveCor, Noon, United Capital, OceanWide Holdings, Boston Properties, Hines, YOGO
CURRENT / RECENT PROJECTS:
EP/Creative Producer/Actor - Anti-Bias Campaign PSAs (Storymachine & Oberland, 2019)
Line Producer/Actor - USC Grad Thesis short film MIDSUMMER (2018)
Producer/Co-Writer - Salesforce Tower Documentary Series (6 short branded films + 24min final film) (2018)
Producer/EP/Actor - Emmy Award-winning 35mm short film REAL ARTISTS (2017), which won 40+ awards and screened at 200+ film festivals worldwide, including Cannes, SFFILM, Mill Valley Film Festival, Cinequest and many more. Won the prestigious 2018 AT&T Film Award for Best Short Film - Emerging Filmmaker; Ava DuVernay, who presented the award, called the film "well-done, fantastic and layered."
EP / Producer - BLEEDING AUDIO (2019) (feature punk rock documentary)
REMNANTS (2019) (anti-gun violence documentary film)
THE ROAD LESS TRAVELED: A non-practicing attorney. Was a graduate of Seth Godin's Inaugural altMBA class (2015). Co-founded sustainable sports brand YOGO. A 200RYT-certified yoga instructor, currently writing his first book aimed at helping more people discover yoga. Love for storytelling stems from its capacity to translate deep human experience and foster curiosity and empathy.