Kurt Andrew Schneider is a writer and director from Detroit, Michigan. Before becoming a full-time filmmaker, he was an All-American Track and Field athlete at Michigan State University, where he set several school and national records. Given his Detroit roots, he has an instinctual knack for the auto industry, and he quickly began working for some of the largest automotive brands, such as Cadillac, Buick, Ford, and Chrysler. In addition to directing commercials, Kurt is a narrative and documentary filmmaker. He is currently in production for his first feature-length documentary about a young basketball prodigy which will span over the next five years.