Ellie Lee

Bios

Ellie Lee

Ellie is an award-winning director, writer & producer of animated, fiction & documentary films, which have screened at the Berlin Film Festival & over a hundred festivals worldwide. She was one of Filmmaker Magazine's 25 New Faces of Independent Film. She is a five-time National Emmy Award nominee & won the 2009 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award for excellence in broadcast journalism. As a storyteller, her performances for The Moth have earned her inclusion on the “Audience Favorites” and “Best of the Moth” CD box sets. For 11 years, she served as a Board member of On The Rise, a non-profit supporting chronically homeless women in Cambridge, MA. She proudly serves on the Board of the non-profit Karen Schmeer Film Editing Fellowship, is a 2013 Sundance Institute Screenwriters Intensive Fellow, and is currently at work on her new animated comedy web series, "Chinafornia."

Job Title: 
Producer/Director
 
 

Stations

Five Vision Maker Media Films Streaming Free in November on PBS

Watch these films during November, just click on the link to watch.

Filmmakers


• Veterans' Day Special - Free viewings: Nov. 9-12 on VMM's YouTube Channel
• Native Documentaries on Special for November
• Filmmaker Challenges: Importance of Protecting Creativity
• Celebrating 50 Years of Public Broadcasting
• Filmmaker Opportunities
• Upcoming Film Screenings
•To Edit or Not to Edit Your Own FIlms: Wat's Your Choice?
• Find Us On the Road