LEE CHAMBERS has written, produced and directed many films over the last 20 years with executive support from 3 Academy Award winners, including Roger Corman. He guided over 2000 short films to completion as a College Film Professor in Canada.
Along with making films, Chambers is also a popular motivational speaker, panel moderator and juror at film festivals in the USA, Canada, Australia, England, Iraq and the Cayman Islands.
A double screenwriting nominee at the 2019 Northern Ontario Music & Film Awards. His work writing Hugh Jackman Saves the World won him Screenwriter of the year in 2012 and he was nominated for the Director's Guild of Canada Ontario Award for directing When Life Gives You Lemons in 2011. He recently won Best Director at the Asian Film Festival in Los Angeles in December 2019 for Copenhagen Road.
His directorial feature debut, The Pineville Heist is currently on release around the world via sales from Shoreline Entetainment and his Copenhagen Road short film launched at 30+ film festivals in 2019 - winning a dozen awards including 3 best film awards.
Next up, is the short film, The Devil Knows You're Dead currently in post-production - released fall 2020.
61 FILM FESTIVALS
21 AWARDS including
13 for BEST FILM
FILM FESTIVAL SELECTIONS
FORT MYERS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
GOLDEN STATE FILM FESTIVAL ((USA)
NIGHT OF COMEDY SHORTS
MOVIE EXPO FILM FESTIVAL
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THE TV FESTIVAL
REGINA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
ONLY THE BEST FILM FESTIVAL
TARZANA COMIC CON
FORT SMITH INT'L FILM FESTIVAL
SOO FILM FESTIVAL
BROOKLYN SHORTY FILM FESTIVAL
CENTRAL ALBERTA FILM FESTIVAL
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EAST COAST MOVIE AWARDS
OVER THE FENCE DARK COMEDY FILM FEST
BENSENVILLE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
BARCELONA INDIE FILMMAKERS FEST
"A cute and quick comedy that is utterly enjoyable.
I chuckled throughout!"
ROCHESTER INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
"Wicked Plans had me laughing out loud... It's supremely inventive. Originality, true originality is truly rare and when you find it, you should savor it and hold it up as an example of great filmmaking."
UK FILM REVIEW PODCAST - BEST COMEDY WINNER
"An absolute delight that is expertly directed.
Wicked Plans is entertaining but also thought-provoking."
MATTHEW SAWYER - ASKABOUTMYFILM.COM REVIEW
"There are so many things to love about this little indie gem. A delightfully demented and surprisingly sweet short film!"
RICHARD PROPES - THE INDEPENDENT FILM CRITIC
"Wicked Plans is a feel good movie with great
cinematography, story-telling and wonderful acting!"
DEWET DU TOIT & RUDOLF DU TOIT - TARZANA COMICCON
"A sweet story of Halloween and a suicide bomber
for the whole family to enjoy!"
"Dark but definitely check this one out when you get the
chance. Standing ovation to writer/director Lee Chambers!"
WILL CONRAD - INDYRED.COM
"Super entertaining, dark, ironic, and hilarious. Fantastic comedic beats! Credit to Lee Chambers for the fun & enjoyable viewing."
"Impressive number of turns and twists for a
five minute short. They work too."
JORGE IGNACIO CASTILLO - PRAIRIE DOG MAGAZINE