Jaime Leigh Gianopoulos
Jaime Leigh Gianopoulos is an emerging director, editor, and producer based on Coast Salish Territory. Integral to Jaime Leigh’s work is capturing the authenticity and resilience of the human spirit, womxn’s empowerment, and environmental justice. She has first-hand experience of this tenacity, placing herself in unique and eye-opening environments and accepting challenges whenever possible in order to gain new perspectives. She has filmed in a war-torn village in Kosovo, with a curandero in the mountains of Peru, and documented the youth climate movement in Vancouver. Jaime's projects have screened at film festivals worldwide. Her latest short What About Our Future? will be playing at DOK Leipzig, Planet in Focus, The Aesthetica Short Film Festival, SJWIFF, and Cine-Eco.