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.
“This script is hilarious!”
WINNER OF WIKI SCREENPLAY CONTEST OCTOBER 2020 - 'WICKED PLANS' COMEDY SERIES IN DEVELOPMENT
'DEVIL KNOWS YOU'RE DEAD' REVIEWS
"A talented storyteller and filmmaker, Lee Chambers once again creates an ambiance that feels very real and delivers the essence of a feature-length film in just 10 minutes. This thrilling gem features a chilling ending that will likely be watched many times over by fans."
CARTER LEE - EDITOR IN CHIEF 'HORROR MOVIES HUB
"A magical modern morality tale with a story that tugs at the heart."
RECOMMENDED BY US REVIEW OF BOOKS - 'THE SUM OF RANDOM CHANCE'
"The audience of a thriller expects certain things
and the Pineville Heist has all the elements you are looking for"
TOM CRAIG - FORMER VP OF PRODUCTION AT UNIVERSAL PICTURES
"The Pineville Heist is incredibly suspenseful and a really fun ride"
DIANE NABATOFF - PRODUCER OF 'NARC'
“The Sum of Random Chance would make a good movie!”
SAN FRANCISCO BOOK REVIEW
"The Pineville Heist was a cut above and hooked
me early. It had twists that I just loved!"
DAVE TROTTIER - AUTHOR OF 'THE SCREENWRITER'S BIBLE'
"FANTASTIC! The Pineville Heist commands
an audience's attention and doesn't let go."
STRATTON LAWRENCE - FILM JOURNALIST, CHARLESTON CITY PAPER
"The Pineville Heist has a slick plot with
rapid-fire cinematic rhythm"
WEST AUSTRALIAN NEWSPAPER
“The Pineville Heist is an interesting tale of greed,
betrayal and bravery with exhilarating twists”
SUN SENTINEL NEWSPAPER
"The Pineville Heist book is smart narrative served with a side of
engaging mystery makes for one seriously good page turner!"
'COPENHAGEN ROAD' REVIEWS
"Excellent! Accomplishes more in eight minutes than many feature-length
films do in two hours. Thanks to great writing, producing and directing,
'Copenhagen Road' is as thought-provoking as it is unnerving."
CARTER LEE - FILM CRITIC
"Compelling performances that keep the audience invested. The moody look almost lulls you into a false sense of security with it's uncomplicated visuals, only to snap you back to reality at the end. It's familiar horror done right."
ANDREW YOUNG - GEEK HARD SHOW
"With almost 500 entries, 'Copenhagen Road' left our judges in awe
and took the top award for Best Short Film - under 9 minutes!"
LAS VEGAS INTERNATIONAL FILM & SCREENPLAY COMPETITION 2019
'THE PINEVILLE HEIST' REVIEWS
“Being on the edge of my seat the entire movie, is an
understatement. The Pineville Heist is an amazing thriller!”
THE INDIE GLOBE PODCAST
Enjoyable! I clutched my bag of popcorn and
was engrossed for 80 minutes of gripping action.”
NANCY ANGUS - BAYVIEW MAGAZINE
“With all the twists and turns in this movie,
you won’t know who to trust!”
ALLISON DORE - 'WARD & AL SHOW' CANADA TALKS ON SIRIUSXM
"The Pineville Heist is well made and
exciting. It's well worth seeing!"
ANNE BRODY - 'WHAT SHE SAID' SIRIUSXM / TORONTO FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION MEMBER
"Lee Chambers is very gifted storyteller.
He crafted a beautiful film where I was
drawn in and forgot myself. I was amazed
as this rarely happens to me."
KIM POWER STILSON TALK SHOW - SIRIUSXM 143
"A well directed debut indie film from
Lee Chambers that feels more like
a studio picture."
AARON M. SANCHEZ - KMET1490AM / ABC NEWS RADIO
"The Pineville Heist is an engaging thriller
that will keep you on the edge of your seat"
MIA MOCHA JOHNSON - KMET1490AM / ABC NEWS RADIO
"And you thought YOUR high school
life was tense and anxiety-inducing.
With great acting and high production
values The Pineville Heist was impressive!"
CHRIS JANCELEWICZ - GLOBALNEWS.CA
"Relentless! The Pineville Heist is
a sharp tight tale with dark edges that
will leave you breathless.”
LINDA MAEHANS - THE SOURCE NEWSPAPER
"Thrilling twists and turns with
gripping tension and action"
RYAN MACKETT - THE CHRONICLE JOURNAL