Julien Dubuque International Film Festival
Dubuque, IA - USA
April 20 - 24, 2022
"THE KIND OF CREATIVE EXPERIMENT THAT MAY VERY
WELL LEAD TO A NEW GENERATION OF TV AND MOVIEMAKERS"
Jon Cassar - Emmy Award® winning director of the Fox Television Series - '24'
(supporting Lee's Make It Short Film Project that has featured Executive Producer support from
three Academy Award® Winners - Paul Haggis, Roger Corman & Denys Arcand)
"Lee's presentation is the perfect blueprint for every filmmaker!"
KIM AFREEKA - FESTIVAL DIRECTOR, BROOKLYN SHORTY FILM FESTIVAL
"Educational and entertaining! A workshop for filmmakers and
general audiences alike, enjoyable from start to finish!"
FABIO SANTOS - FESTIVAL DIRECTOR, OCEAN COAST FILM FESTIVAL (PORTUGAL)
"Fabulous & Inspirational!"
PAUL WESTON - STUNTMAN (ALIENS, SUPERMAN, SKYFALL, RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARC)
"Lee provided screenwriters with an easy-to-understand overview of what it takes to get a script into the hands of the people who can take a project from script to screen. Lee offered seminar attendees the straightforward, easy to understand ways in which writers can enhance their ability to produce a product that can sell.
Five Stars – Thanks, Lee for a great seminar!"
WARREN & ANNETTE HULL - FESTIVAL DIRECTORS
LAS VEGAS INTERNATIONAL FILM & SCREENPLAY FESTIVAL
"Lee's workshop was a HIT!"
TONY MARK - FESTIVAL DIRECTOR, CAYFILM
"I want to thank you again for your notes on my Coyote Run feature.
They played a heavy role in my submission to the Script Lab contest. I teaked my script in accordance with your comments, and I can say it did a lot of good
and the feedback was very positive."
BOB MATIAS - WRITER OF 'COYOTE RUN'
"Loved it! Highly entertaining with lots of insight, inspiration and comedic
effect to keep us engaged. Sign me up for the next course!"
LYNETTE PIPER - ATTENDING LEE'S CREATIVE KICKSTART EVENT VIA SMPIA JANUARY 2021
"Lee shares important and valuable information in a comical, yet
straight forward way that is both entertaining and easy to understand."
DAWN BIRD, FOUNDER - B.E.ZEE PRODUCTIONS
"Lee Chambers gave us an inspiring and energetic presentation
at the Blood in the Snow Film Festival + Deadly Exposure that was
one of the highlights of our 2019 industry events."
KELLY MICHAEL STEWART - FESTIVAL DIRECTOR & FOUNDER 'BLOOD IN THE SNOW FILM FESTIVAL'
"Lee Chambers shares a serious
wealth of information."
"An incredible boot camp experience.
It was a very comprehensive class I would recommend."
"Fantastic! It doesn't matter what level of film maker attends as we can all benefit from your experiences. Your style of conducting the workshop was awesome. It was so enjoyable that time just flew by."
"Lee brings enthusiasm along with experience.
He is approachable and dedicated to helping the next generation of filmmakers.
I wouldn’t miss the opportunity to learn or work with him!"
SHEPHANIE HERRERA, PRODUCER - ENTERTAINMENT INSURANCE (MARQUEE INSURANCE)
"Lee's workshop was a HIT!"
CAYMAN ISLANDS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
"Thank you so much for your valuable speech/presentation in Regina. What you stated resonated with me and your story inspired me to work on something new."
ROBERT BRYN MANN - LAND OF DARKEST SKIES CREATIVE WORKS
"An entertaining and enlightening workshop!"
REGINA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
"The way Lee Chambers presents – his personality - is very engaging and easy to listen to. He has a way about him that make you want to be a filmmaker!”
JON DIACK, PRODUCER
"Amazing! I could listen to Lee talk all day!”
PATRICK DELLE ROSE, FILMMAKER
“I absolutely loved it! Lee’s teachings at the workshop were captivating, entertaining and informative! I was mesmerized by how down to earth he was and how willing he was to share his passion with others!"
GIA GERARDO, ACTRESS
“The presentation was absolutely amazing!"
TREVOR MURPHY, DIRECTOR
“I walked out of the workshop with a new perspective on various aspects of production and marketing. Not to mention abdominal pain… from laughing!”
ROGELIO CAMARILLO, ACTOR
“Attending Lee's workshop has been one of the best choices - if not the best - that I've made as an aspiring filmmaker. My expectations were far exceeded. I began on day 1 having absolutely no practical knowledge of the industry, nor a path in which I could be confident; and I left on day 2 with a solid foundation of information that will benefit me for the rest of my career. My line of thinking transitioned from "Do I belong here?" to "I definitely belong here!". Lee's workshop was a game-changer for me, and I am so incredibly stoked to continue on this journey.”
KYLE GORSKI - NEW FILMMAKER FROM ARIZONA
“I had the privilege of attending Filmmaker GPS with Mr Lee Chambers at the Chandler International Film Festival Jan 2020. Mr Chambers is an extremely talented educator and has a wealth of experience to share concerning independent film making. His sharing was engaging and lively, and helped everyone in the audience gain deeper insights into the film industry! Highly recommended workshop for anyone interested in film making or film makers looking for more inspiration and motivation.”
ERIC WONG - FILM DIRECTOR FROM SINGAPORE
"Thanks for sharing valuable info in your presentation! As someone trying to break into the industry, you helped provide me with useful insight that I'll definitely look back on. Great speaker and very personable.”
DIEGO GUZMAN - COMPOSER
"Lee was an insightful informative guest. I've already had information hungry filmmakers asking me to have him on again. He is a great conversationalist with a good
sense of humor and brings a lifetime of experience
and expertise to the discussion."
MATT NAPPO - HOST OF MINDDOGTV
GUEST SPEAKER / WORKSHOP PRESENTER
JUROR / PANELIST / MODERATOR
Black Hills Film Festival - USA
Saskatchewan Media Production
Industry Association (SMPIA) - Canada
Brooklyn Shorty Film Festival - USA
Ocean Coast Film Festival - Portugal
Las Vegas Inter'l Film & Screenwriting Festival - USA
Marina del Rey Film Festival - USA
Oakville Film Film Festival - Canada
Chandler International Film Festival - USA
Blood in the Snow Film Festival - Canada
Creative Saskatchewan - Canada
Cayfilm - Cayman Islands
Hamilton Film Festival - Canada
WorldFest Houston - USA
Squatchberry Literary Festival - Canada
Regina International Film Festival & Awards - Canada
Revolution Perth International Film Festival - Australia
Luton International Film Festival - UK
Slemani International Film Festival - Iraq
"THE MAKE IT SHORT FILM PROJECT IS THE INNOVATIVE COMMUNITY EVENT FOR ALL AGES THAT MIXES ENTERTAINMENT WITH FILM EDUCATION"
Stephen Stohn - President, Epitome Pictures - 'Degrassi: The Next Generation'
"THE MAKE IT SHORT FILM PROJECT IS A FUN, POSITIVE OPPORTUNITY FOR SCREEN-BASED COMMUNITY EXPRESSION"
Sarah Ker-Hornell - Managing Director, FilmOntario
"THE MAKE IT SHORT FILM PROJECT PROVIDES A PRACTICAL FOUNDATION FOR FILMMAKING SKILLS FOR NEW FILMMMAKERS"
Caroline Di Cocco - Ontario Minister of Culture
"THE MAKE IT SHORT FILM PROJECT GIVES PARTICIPANTS THE OPPORTUNITY TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE LIFE OF THEIR COMMUNITY, AND GAIN A BETTER SENSE OF THEIR COLLECTIVE IDENTITY"
Beverly J. Oda - Canadian Heritage Minister and Status of Women
"LEE'S WORKSHOP IS THE KIND OF CREATIVE EXPERIMENT THAT MAY VERY WELL LEAD TO A NEW GENERATION OF TV AND MOVIEMAKERS"
Jon Cassar - 2006 Emmy Award® winner Director and Co-Executive Producer of the Fox Television Series - '24'
"LEE CHAMBERS IS GOING TO GO FAR"
Kim Adelman – Fox Television