The Machine

Giant Step Films was founded in 2012, and is based in Austin, Texas. Through this company, Kevin and Joshua have dedicated themselves to creating honest and inspiring documentaries.

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    Joshua David Matthews, Producer/Director

    has written, produced, and directed numerous short films; most recently his thesis film Dawn, which has been screened at many film festivals, including the Cannes Film Festival and Manhattan Film Festival. After graduating, Joshua was accepted for an internship with the Savannah Ocean Exchange in participation with National Geographic, where he was hired to direct five short videos showcasing new technologies and ideas that will benefit the ways in which people interact with the oceans.

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    Kevin Ray, Producer/Editor

    has worked as an editor on numerous short films, including Dawn, where he also served as an Associate Producer. Before graduating, Kevin won an internship in the Editorial Department on the feature film Savannah. He has, since then, worked for White House Post in Los Angeles, edited the feature film The Shift (staring Danny Glover), and most recently worked as Assistant Editor on the feature film CBGB.

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  • A collection of work created by Kevin Ray and Joshua David Matthews, from Giant Step Films.

Giant Step Credits

Giant Step Films

Giant Step Demo Reel Original Music By Jason Dooley

Block
Written, Produced, and Directed By Joshua David Matthews
Edited By Kevin Ray
Cinematography By Michael Alden Lloyd

Markustration
Written, Produced, and Directed by Joshua David Matthews
Edited By Rachel D-Erminio
Cinematography By Matt McDermott

Bird
Produced By Joshua David Matthews, Matt McDermott, and Michael Alden Lloyd Smith
Written, Edited, and Directed By Jon Balcome
Cinematography By Michael Alden Lloyd

The Shift
Produced by Melanie DiPietro & Leonel Oliva
Directed By Lee Cipolla
Written By Leonel Oliva
Edited By Kevin Ray
Cinematography By Michael Alden Lloyd

The Secret Number
Produced By Roque Nonini & Frank Ponce
Directed By Colin Levy
Screenplay By Igor Teper & Colin Levy
Edited By Kevin Ray & Colin Levy
Cinematography By Michael Alden Lloyd

Dawn
Produced By Joshua David Matthews, Wesley Grant Fleming, Michael Alden Lloyd, Frank Ponce, and Kevin Ray (Associate)
Directed By Joshua David Matthews
Screenplay By Matthew Fisher
Edited by Kevin Ray
Cinematography By Michael Alden Lloyd

Credits