Brian J. Leitten
Brian J. Leitten is an Emmy award-winning documentary filmmaker. His documentary “Expedition Alaska” is distributed by BEIN Sports and won the President's Award at DocUtah and Best Northwest Feature at Spokane International Film Festival. Brian directed and shot the award-winning drone film “Bulgaria: East to West”. With the support of the Zeno Mountain Award from the Miami Film Festival, he is currently directing his next film, “Carry That Weight – A Rockumentary”, as well as producing “Jordan Football Dreams”, a documentary on the Jordan women’s national football team attempting to be the first Middle Eastern team to qualify for the Women’s World Cup. Brian spent five years overseeing the production department at Vevo and prior to that spent ten years working at MTV. Brian also teaches documentary film at the University of Cincinnati, where he as named the Distinguished Young Alumnus in 2014. He co-created the Production Master Class, and directed the six documentaries the class produced since 2012.
Sessions in which Brian J. Leitten attends
- Creative Distribution and Audience Engagement Post-Cambridge Analytica: A Look at Changing Strategies, Roles, Demands and Data
- Signup required Arena Cinelounge - Theater
- 12:45 PM - 2:15 PM | 1 hour 30 minutes