Leah Vlemmiks is a self-taught filmmaker, writer, and photographer.
She began making films last year after spending several years as an advertising writer and art director at DDB, J. Walter Thompson, and others.
Her first music video "Tesfay" for Witch Prophet (2020) was an Official Selection at the SXSW 2021 Film Festival, the 2021 Rhode Island International Film Festival, the 2021 Aesthetica Short Film Festival and is nominated in the Top 10 for the 2021 Prism Prize, honouring the best Canadian music videos of the year. Leah won Best Director at the 2021 Women in Film & Television Showcase.
Her work has been featured in Vogue, Complex, The Fader, Fast Company, Applied Arts, CBC, Webby's, and many more.
Select clients include Coca-Cola, Virgin, Volkswagen, , Ford, Penguin Books, Toyota, Air Canada, Ford, and Stella Artois.
She can also tap dance.
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