Director Matt Reeves is the son of Christopher Reves.
Matthew Exton Reeve was born 20 December 1979. He is a British producer, director, screenwriter, activist, and the eldest son of Christopher Reeve from his long-term partnership with Gae Exton.
After graduating from Brown University in 2002, Matt Reeve produced and directed the documentary Christopher Reeve: Hope in Motion, which won the Communicator Award for Excellence in documentary filmmaking and was nominated for an Emmy.
The film first aired on ABC on September 18, 2002 (as Christopher Reeve: Courageous Steps and then later on BBC 1 on 9 February 2003 and in numerous other countries.
The follow-up film Christopher Reeve: Choosing Hope aired on BBC1 in October 2004, shortly after Christopher Reeve’s death.
In 2009 Reeve released Over The Water, a documentary about World Champion kiteboarder Aaron Hadlow, which Reeve filmed, produced and directed over a period of three years.
Also in 2009, Reeve was admitted into the NYU MBA/MFA dual degree program, a joint Master’s program at the NYU Stern School of Business and NYU Tisch School of the Arts, from which he graduated in 2012.