Leslie Lello wins Best DIrector for New Jersey Short Documentary

Leslie Lello – Best Director for New Jersey Short Documentary @ Atlantic City Cinefest

My documentary “New Jersey 350” won two awards at Atlantic City Cinefest, including Best New Jersey Short Documentary and Best Director for the category of New Jersey Short Documentary. I am especially touched about being acknowledged as a director.  I do what I do for myself, for my audience, and in this case, for the Read more about Leslie Lello – Best Director for New Jersey Short Documentary @ Atlantic City Cinefest[…]

Documentary “New Jersey 350” Official Selection in Two Film Festivals

I recently posted about my promo for History Day. After History Day, my film school asked if I had anything to submit to their graduation ceremony, which traditionally shows both graduate and alumni films. I recut the History Day Promo and added additional footage to create a movie that focuses on the state-wide 350th Anniversary Read more about Documentary “New Jersey 350” Official Selection in Two Film Festivals[…]

A new video! I <3 Simulation!

I know it’s been a while since I have posted… My school keeps me busy so I can’t always get to my blog, but I have a new video, with more on the way. One of the classes I am taking is a simulation/fluids/particle effects class and I really, really love it. Untitled from Leslie Read more about A new video! I <3 Simulation![…]

Check out this Article I Wrote about Jane Rosenthal

A couple month ago, Producer Jane Rosenthal spoke at Tribeca Flashpoint Academy from her office in New York, via Skype. I wrote an article on the lecture and my school, Tribeca Flashpoint Academy, posted it on their blog! Check it out! Tribeca Connection: Students Skype with TFF Co-founder, Jane Rosenthal

Short Film: “Lost and Found” Edited in Premiere Pro

This is a cute little short film I made with Wyatt Mitchell and Kathryn (Katie) Adelsen called “Lost and Found”. No VFX were allowed to be used in the film. It was an exercise in making a film for VFX people who may not be familiar with telling a visual story. This was shot on Read more about Short Film: “Lost and Found” Edited in Premiere Pro[…]