PineappleKid Films is an independent production company with offices in Los Angeles and Cleveland. PineappleKid Films was founded by award-winning writer, director, and producer Geoffrey James. We seek to create relatable, entertaining films that appeal to a wide array of audiences.


Geoffrey James is an award-winning writer, director, and producer from Cleveland, Ohio who now resides in Los Angeles.

He has written and directed three short films that have been accepted to such major film festivals as the Cleveland International Film Festival, HollyShorts Film Festival, and Montreal World Film Festival. His most recent short, Check Please, qualified for the 86th Academy Awards.

He is currently pursuing a degree in Film and TV Production at the USC School of Cinematic Arts and has studied at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York and Los Angeles.