"I love making films. When I’m acting, writing, or directing, I feel like the luckiest person in the world."
While working as an actress on the award winning film, Jumping Off
Bridges, Leslie joined the film’s creative team, as an Associate
Producer. She secured screenings for the film nationally and at
prestigious venues, including the Carter Center in Atlanta, and the AFI
Silver Theatre and Cultural Center, for the National Institute of Mental
In 2010, Leslie then co-wrote and produced the action
packed short film, Ninja James and the Beast Boy. Later that year, she
wrote and directed the award winning short film, Eulogy Maker, which has
screened nationally and internationally in over 20+ film festivals. She
followed that by directing the quirky short comedy Roomies, and then
writing/directing the coming of age teen drama, submerged. Her short
film STATIC, which she wrote, directed and acted in, has recently been
completed, and is being submitted to film festivals. Her short film
Lethe, is in post production. Leslie is currently in script development
on several narrative features.
Leslie continues to act, and in
between projects she has appeared in film, and TV, with Kimberly
Peirce’s Stop Loss, Friday Night Lights, ABC’s My Generation, Pit Stop,
and award winning short films including: Love Bug, Once a Storm and
Ms. Langee is a 2011 recipient of the City of Austin’s, emerging filmmaker’s “Faces of Austin,” and she lives in Austin, Texas.