Kyle Patrick Alvarez
Kyle Patrick Alvarez is a Los Angeles–based director, writer, producer, and editor. The Stanford Prison Experiment marks his third film as a director. It premiered earlier this year at the Sundance Film Festival where it won two awards and will be released in theaters this summer through IFC Films. His second film, C.O.G., was the first movie based on the work of David Sedaris; it premiered in competition at Sundance in 2013 and was later released by Focus Features. In 2010, he won the Someone to Watch Award at the Independent Spirit Awards for his directorial debut Easier with Practice.