Jared Sprouse


Jared Sprouse is Producer/Director from Georgia. He’s directed and produced short films, music videos, and several feature films including Midnight Runner and Where’s Rose. He attended UNCSA where he received his BFA in Directing. He is the co-founder and CEO of Nonlinear Studios.

John Mathis

Head of Creative Development

John Mathis is a writer/director who hails from Waxhaw, North Carolina who currently resides in Los Angeles. He has his BFA in directing from the film conservatory UNCSA. John wrote/directed the feature Where’s Rose. He also wrote/directed Midnight Runner and is available to watch on Amazon Prime. John also wrote the spec script “Different” for Academy Award winning director, Peter Werner.

Barrett Jay

CTO & Head of Production

Barrett Jay is a Producer, Editor and Sound Designer, from Wilmington, NC now living in Los Angeles, CA. He is the Editor and Sound Designer of the upcoming feature film Where’s Rose. He also produced the feature film Midnight Runner, has been a Story Producer on the History Channel show, Toymakerz, as well as Sound Designer on the feature film When We Were Young.

About Us

Nonlinear Studios was founded in 2017 by Jared Sprouse, John Mathis & Barrett Jay.

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