Helen Leake

Dancing Road Productions - Company Director & Producer

Helen Leake is one of Australia’s most experienced producers. Her feature credits include Wolf Creek 2, Swerve with Jason Clarke, Black And White starring Robert Carlyle and Heaven’s Burning with Russell Crowe. Her films have been selected for over 30 international Film Festivals, including Venice, Toronto (twice), London (twice), Karlovy Vary and Pusan.

In 2014 Helen formed Dancing Road Productions with upcoming producer Gena Ashwell to develop and produce further world-class film and television projects for local and international markets. Helen has also served as CEO of the SAFC (2004-07), Chair of the Board of the Australian International Documentary Conference (AIDC) (2007 -2013), a Commissioner for the Australian Film Commission (now part of Screen Australia) and a Board member of AUSFILM.

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