Leslie Iwerks

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Leslie Iwerks is an American director, producer, and writer. She is also daughter to Disney Legend Don Iwerks and granddaughter to the animator and designer of Mickey Mouse, Ub Iwerks. Description above from the Wikipedia article Leslie Iwerks, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

The Pixar Story (2007)

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A look at the first years of Pixar Animation Studios - from the success of "Toy Story" and Pixar's promotion of talented people, to the building of its East Bay campus, the company's relationship with Disney, and its remarkable initial string of eight hits. The ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Stacy Keach  •  John Lasseter  •  Brad Bird  •  John Musker

A look at the first years of Pixar Animation Studios - from the success of "Toy Story" and Pixar's promotion of talented people, to the building of its East Bay campus, the company's relationship with Disney, and its remarkable initial string of eight hits. The ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Stacy Keach  •  John Lasseter  •  Brad Bird  •  John Musker

Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible (2010)

Leslie Iwerks' documentary takes audiences behind the scenes at ILM with in depth interviews with some of the company's top talent and showcases never before seen footage highlighting many of their pioneering milestones. From creating the first ever computer ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  George Lucas  •  Steven Spielberg  •  Ron Howard

Leslie Iwerks' documentary takes audiences behind the scenes at ILM with in depth interviews with some of the company's top talent and showcases never before seen footage highlighting many of their pioneering milestones. From creating the first ever computer ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  George Lucas  •  Steven Spielberg  •  Ron Howard

Dirty Oil (2009)

Deep behind-the-scenes into the strip-mined world of Alberta, Canada, where the vast and toxic Tar Sands deposit supplies the U.S. with the majority of its oil. Through the eyes of scientists, 'big oil' officials, politicians, doctors, environmentalists, and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Neve Campbell

Deep behind-the-scenes into the strip-mined world of Alberta, Canada, where the vast and toxic Tar Sands deposit supplies the U.S. with the majority of its oil. Through the eyes of scientists, 'big oil' officials, politicians, doctors, environmentalists, and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Neve Campbell

Recycled Life (2006)

The dramatic and touching story of thousands of adults, children, and generations of families who have been living and working in the largest and most toxic landfill in Central America, the Guatemala City Garbage Dump, over the last sixty years.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Edward James Olmos

The dramatic and touching story of thousands of adults, children, and generations of families who have been living and working in the largest and most toxic landfill in Central America, the Guatemala City Garbage Dump, over the last sixty years.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Edward James Olmos

Citizen Hearst (2013)

Documentary looking at the history of the Hearst Corporations.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  William H. Macy

Documentary looking at the history of the Hearst Corporations.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  William H. Macy

Pipe Dreams (2011)

Across the heartland of America, farmers and landowners are fighting to protect their land, their water, and their livelihood in what has become the most controversial environmental battle in the U.S. today: The Keystone XL Pipeline. Routed from Hardisty, Alberta ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Daryl Hannah

Across the heartland of America, farmers and landowners are fighting to protect their land, their water, and their livelihood in what has become the most controversial environmental battle in the U.S. today: The Keystone XL Pipeline. Routed from Hardisty, Alberta ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Daryl Hannah

Downstream (2009)

At the heart of the multi-billion dollar Oil Sands industry in Alberta, Canada, a doctor's career is jeopardized as he fights for the lives of the aboriginal people living and dying of rare cancers downstream from one of the most polluting oil operations in the world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST: 

At the heart of the multi-billion dollar Oil Sands industry in Alberta, Canada, a doctor's career is jeopardized as he fights for the lives of the aboriginal people living and dying of rare cancers downstream from one of the most polluting oil operations in the world.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST: 

Ella Brennan: Commanding the Table (2016)

Ella Brennan is a household name in the restaurant industry. Known today as the inspirational matriarch of the rambling Brennan family of New Orleans and the force of nature behind first Brennan's and then Commander's Palace. Fired by her family at one point, she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Emeril Lagasse  •  Paul Prudhomme  •  Drew Nieporent

Ella Brennan is a household name in the restaurant industry. Known today as the inspirational matriarch of the rambling Brennan family of New Orleans and the force of nature behind first Brennan's and then Commander's Palace. Fired by her family at one point, she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Emeril Lagasse  •  Paul Prudhomme  •  Drew Nieporent

Selling Lies (2018)

In 2016, hundreds of Macedonian teenagers discovered a digital gold rush by spreading fake political news on Facebook. This rare glimpse inside the secret network unveils the truth behind the lies and reveals the dramatic impact on America and the U.S. presidential ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST: 

In 2016, hundreds of Macedonian teenagers discovered a digital gold rush by spreading fake political news on Facebook. This rare glimpse inside the secret network unveils the truth behind the lies and reveals the dramatic impact on America and the U.S. presidential ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST: 

League of Legends: Origins (2019)

Fans, experts and creators of “League of Legends” detail the game’s rise from free demo to global esports titan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks  •  Suki Medencevic
CAST: 

Fans, experts and creators of “League of Legends” detail the game’s rise from free demo to global esports titan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks  •  Suki Medencevic
CAST: 

The Hand Behind the Mouse: The Ub Iwerks Story (1999)

There's not a person in the world who wouldn't recognize Mickey Mouse. But until now, not many knew the man who originally gave shape, movement and personality to the world's most beloved icon. "The Hand Behind the Mouse: The Ub Iwerks Story" takes you behind the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Kelsey Grammer  •  John Lasseter  •  Roy Edward Disney  •  Don Iwerks

There's not a person in the world who wouldn't recognize Mickey Mouse. But until now, not many knew the man who originally gave shape, movement and personality to the world's most beloved icon. "The Hand Behind the Mouse: The Ub Iwerks Story" takes you behind the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Iwerks
CAST:  Kelsey Grammer  •  John Lasseter  •  Roy Edward Disney  •  Don Iwerks

Walt Disney Treasures: The Adventures Of Oswald The Lucky Rabbit (2008)

Before Mickey there was Oswald, the floppy-eared star of Walt Disney's first cartoon series, THE ADVENTURES OF OSWALD THE LUCKY RABBIT. Fun and mischievous, the cheerful rabbit's popularity quickly multiplied, and so did his shorts. Between 1927 and 1928, Disney ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walt Disney  •  Leslie Iwerks  •  Ub Iwerks
CAST:  Walt Disney  •  Bernice Hansen  •  John Lasseter  •  Roy Edward Disney

Before Mickey there was Oswald, the floppy-eared star of Walt Disney's first cartoon series, THE ADVENTURES OF OSWALD THE LUCKY RABBIT. Fun and mischievous, the cheerful rabbit's popularity quickly multiplied, and so did his shorts. Between 1927 and 1928, Disney ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walt Disney  •  Leslie Iwerks  •  Ub Iwerks
CAST:  Walt Disney  •  Bernice Hansen  •  John Lasseter  •  Roy Edward Disney