LEAH'S RESUME - SELECTS

FEATURE FILMS

Vampire Dad, feature.  Director: Frankie Ingrassia.  Producer: Jed Rhein & Kathryn Moseley

Seeing is Believing: Women Directors, feature documentary.  Co-DP with Stephanie Martin.  Director: Cady McLain.  Producers: Kate Super, Li Lu, Amanda Quinn Olivar, Kimberly McCullough and Jon Lindstrom. 

You & Me, feature.  Director: Alexander Baack.  Producer: Pete Sestina, Hillary Baack, and Alexander Baack.

I Am Still Here, feature, Cinematographer.  Director: Mischa Marcus.  Producer: Stephanie Bell & Lu Ugaz

SHORT FILMS

Gold Star, short, Cinematographer.  Director: Karla Legaspy.  Producer:  Adelina Anthony & Marisa Becerra
Latino Public Broadcasting New Media Grant, 2014

Amodeus, feature, Cinematographer.  Director: Eric Jones             

Southern Baptist Sissies, feature, Camera Operator.  Director: Del Shores

Misora, Misery, short, Camera Operator.  Director: David Doko

7 Day Gig, short, Cinematographer.  Director: Kate Marks/Film Independent
Official Selection of the PBS Online Film Festival, 2014
Project Involve Fellowship, 2013

Baby Steps, short, Cinematographer.  Director: Jackie Stone/Film Independent
Project Involve Fellowship, 2013

Bad Wolf, short, Cinematographer.  Director: Kalman Apple
PGA 1st PLACE WINNER of the Debra Hill Fellowship, 2012

The Invisible Baby, short, Cinematographer.  Director: Audie Harrison/Gladstone Pictures 

Q for Death, feature, Cinematographer (Additional Photography).  Director: Alex Kazan/360S Films

Shadows & Light, short, Cinematographer.  Director: Nancy Hendrickson
Recipient of the Kodak Film Grant, 2009
Festival des Cannes / Short Films Corner, 2009  

Conflation, short, Cinematographer (Additional Photography).  Director: Stephanie Joalland/Frenzy Films

Devolution, short, Cinematographer.  Director: Walter Bolhost

Happy Anniversary Punk!, feature, (2nd Unit Cinematographer/B Camera Op).  Director: Mike Ajakwe, Jr.           

Larry Edgerton, short, Cinematographer.  Director: Knox Hughes

A Cowboy Love Story, short, Cinematographer (Additional Photography).  Director:   Jenny McNabb

Checkers with Grandfather, short, Cinematographer.  Director: John Cruz   

Snapshot, short, Cinematographer.  Director: Kevin Coleman
Festival des Cannes / Shorts Film Corner 2006

Love 10 to 1, feature, Cinematographer.  Directors: Christine Le, Laura Sommers, & Lucy Rodriguez

TELEVISION/WEB SERIES

We Don't Hate It Here.  Directors: Anastasia Kasoukas & Chad Mazero.  Producer: Chris Molnar

Film Police Permit, Cinematographer.  Director: Ryan Durst

The Teen Wolf After After Show/MTV Productions, Cinematographer.  Director: Nicola Darrach

The Other Door, Cinematographer.  Director: Harold Sylvester

Mugg’s Movers, Cinematographer.  Director: Alison Marek  
Winner of the 2011 NYU Writers Webseries Workshop

We Have To Stop Now.  Director: Robyn Dettman.  Producers: Jill Bennett & Cathy DeBuo

THEATER

The Day After The Day You Were Born.  Director: Leah Anova.  Producer: April Wolfe
Spring Showcase 2012, One Axe

COMMERCIALS

Ordinary Day—Office of Emergency Preparedness for the City of Santa Monica, PSA  Director: Alison Marek
Gold Winner of the 2013 Aurora Award

The National California Endowment, PSA.  Director: Edward Ose-Gyimah

Verizon Relief Fund for the Philippines - Typhoon Haiyan, PSA.  Director: Rowena Aquino

Passing It On—Kayamanan Nang Lahi, PSA.  Director: Clarinda Morales

DOCUMENTARIES

A Life in Notes: Maestro Stanislaw Skrowaczewski, Camera Operator.  Producer: Lukasz Bedkowski

Kick In The Door, Cinematographer.  Director: Edward Osei-Gyimah

Gold Mountain, Cinematographer.  Director: Rebecca Hu & Alex Azmi
Winner, Best Feature Documentary, Los Angeles Cinema Festival of Hollywood 2015
Winner, Excellence in Programming, Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards 2017

Re-Invention, Cinematographer.  Director: Carmella Cardina

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Fellowship, Project Involve 2012-2013, Film Independent

Mentorship with Michael Goi, ASC; Stephen Lighthill, ASC; Bill Dill, ASC

American Society of Cinematographers Master Workshop, 2014

EDUCATION

American Film Conservatory, 2005.  MFA Cinematography

Academy of Art College, 2001.  Certificate Photography

Trinity College, 1995.  BFA International Affairs