Kira Sipler works as a screenwriter, producer, director, script supervisor and assistant director.
Kira graduated from the University of New Mexico in 1992 with a Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts. She continued to produce, act and direct in the Albuquerque theatre scene until relocating to Seattle in 1993, where she continued to act and direct through Pilgrim’s Center for the Arts until 1995.
After working the corporate life of dotcoms as well as running her own massage therapy business, Kira returned to her creative roots. She enrolled in the screenwriting certificate program at the Seattle Film Institute in 2013 then the Shoreline Community College’s Digital Filmmaking Program in 2014. She completed the Screenwriting Intensive at TheFilmSchool with Tom Skerritt and Brian McDonald in 2016.
Between writing film shorts, working as a Producer, Script Supervisor, Assistant Director and Director in the Seattle and Shoreline area, Kira was privileged to work with many of Seattle’s influential filmmakers and it’s multi-dimensional filmmaking scene as Volunteer Coordinator and Logistics Director for the Seattle Film Summit for their 2017 and 2018 events. Kira's directing reel can be viewed here.
For 2020, Kira is excited to be part of the Albuquerque Film and Music Experience in Albuquerque, NM as a Volunteer Coordinator.