We are thrilled to announce our partnership with award-winning director and producer, Leah Warshawski. She will be serving as Co-executive producer and will be speaking at our upcoming fundraising event on June 8 in Seattle, WA!
Leah specializes in documentary storytelling around the globe for commercials, branded entertainment, reality shows, narrative features, and documentaries. She has worked for major television networks on shows including LOST and HAWAII, and has filmed in more than 30 countries. Her most recent feature documentary FINDING HILLYWOOD (2013) has won six awards since its premiere, including the Critic’s Award (Sebastopol Documentary Festival) and the Audience Award (Napa Film Festival). Leah is also the co-founder of rwandafilm.org, an outreach and job site created in partnership with Bpeace (Business Council for Peace) and the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences. She enjoys helping filmmakers develop and implement effective (and fun) marketing, outreach, festival, and audience engagement strategies. Her next feature documentary in production is called BIG SONIA.