Kim Furst is an award winning producer/director. She began her career as a film editor, with credits including Discovery Channel’s Rocket Challenge, the popular aviation documentary One Six Right, Wings Over the Rockies, starring Harrison Ford and the PBS series The Horsemen Cometh, about a P51 Mustang formation aerobatic team.
She has produced hours of behind the scenes documentaries for American studio features, including Tom Cruise and J.J. Abrams’ Mission Impossible: III - for which she earned Paramount Pictures a Golden Satellite Award, the "special features content" industry’s highest award.
Her directoral debut Flying the Feathered Edge has been acclaimed as “a wonderful film” by Harrison Ford and “A cinematic burst of high-flying joy” by the press. Feathered Edge received the prestigious Combs/Gates Award from the National Aviation Hall of Fame, given to one book, journal or film a year that best preserves Aerospace history. Feathered Edge is listed by FLYING Magazine as one of the top 14 aviation films of all time, along with Top Gun, The Right Stuff, and Apollo 13.
Her upcoming feature documentary, Rock Camp, features Roger Daltrey, Gene Simmons, Sammy Hagar, Judas Priest and Nancy Wilson, and explores a cultural phenomenon that has been going on in Los Angeles, New York and other cities for 21 years.