Filmography

LeAnn Erickson, Producer/Director: Selected Film/Videography/Media                     Selected works/exhibitions

The Computer Wore Heels, c. 2014, iPad bookapp
Role: Producer/Writer/Designer

  • Juried award- Highly Commended, MEDEA Awards 2016, March 10, 2016, Brussels, Belgium
  • The End(s) of Electronic Literature Conference exhibition, University of Bergen, Bergen Norway, August 5-7, 2015
  • Emerging Documentary Practices symposium exhibition, Temple University, Philadelphia PA, March 31-April 10, 2015
  • Winner- Juried award for New Media, University Film and Video Association, August 2014

Top Secret Rosies: The Female Computers of WWII, c. 2010, HD video documentary
TRT 56:40
Role: Producer/Director/Editor
Selected Theatrical/Public Screenings:

  • Franklin Theater, The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia PA: September 23, 2010
  • County Theater, Doylestown PA: October 4, 2010
  • St. Anthony Main Theater, Minneapolis MN: October 6, 2010
  • Ambler Theater, Ambler PA: Wednesday, October 13, 2010
  • National WWII Museum, New Orleans LA: November 4, 2010
  • IEEE History Center, Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ: November 30, 2010
  • Temple Performing Arts Center, Temple University, Philadelphia PA: February 22, 2011
  • Bryn Mawr Film Institute, Bryn Mawr PA: March 2, 2011
  • Computer History Museum, Mountain View CA: March 6, 2011
  • Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute, Hunter College, NYC: March 17, 2011
  • Apple Inc. Headquarters, Cupertino, CA: March 24, 2011
  • Girl Geeks Bergen, Bergen Public Library, Bergen, NORWAY: May 10, 2011
  • Balticon Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention, Baltimore, MD: May 28 and 30, 2011
  • Raytheon Corporation and the Hanson Film Institute, Tucson, AZ: November 18, 2011
  • Google Inc., Mountain View, CA: November 16, 2012
  • National Museum of Mathematics, NY, NY: May 11, 2013
  • Comcast Center, Philadelphia, PA: March 20.2013
  • SWE National Conference, Baltimore, MD: October 26, 2013
  • Fleur Cinema and Cafe, Des Moines, IA: March 27, 2014

Folk Songs, c. 2007, documentary, 12:20
Role: Producer/Director/Editor/Cinematographer
Selected Juried Festivals/Screenings

  • Chronograph International Documentary Festival, Chisinau, Moldova, May 15-19, 2008
  • 35th Athens International Film and Video Festival,Athens OH, April 25-May 1, 2008
  • 12th Sofia International Film Festival, Sofia, Bulgaria, March 6-16, 2008
  • Dallas Video Festival, Dallas TX, July 31-August 5, 2007
  • Provincetown International Film Festival, Provincetown, MA, June 13-17, 2007
  • 14th annual Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival, Toronto, Canada, April 20-29, 2007
  • Philadelphia Film Festival, Fest of Independents, Philadelphia PA, April 9, 2007

Everybody Promenade, c. 2007, video documentary, 26:40
Role: Co-Producer/Director/Co-Videographer
Broadcast:
RFDTV, cable channel on the Dish and Direct TV networks, Nashville TN, February 2007
Juried Festivals/Screenings:

  • Winner: Audience Award, da Vinci Film Festival, Corvallis, OR, July 20-22, 2007
  • Finalist-Best Documentary: Bare Bones Film and Video Festival, Muskogee, OK, April 23-29, 2007
  • Max Allen Collins Film Expo, Waterloo Center for the Arts, Waterloo, IA
    September 21-22, 2007.
  • Crested Butte Reel Fest, Crested Butte, CO, August 8-12, 2007
  • Free Range Film Festival, Wrenshall, MN, July 27-28, 2007
  • Wisconsin Film Festival, Madison, WI, April 12-15 2007

interference, c. 2005, computer animation, 3:48
Role: complete creative control/production- picture and sound
Broadcast:

  • MOOV cable channel, Jackhammer Productions, North American broadcast, airdate- April, 2005
  • The Education Channel, Tampa, Fl, cable broadcast, September 18, 2005

Juried Festivals/Screenings:

  • The Independent Film Festival. Tampa, FL July 2005.
  • Crested Butte Reel Fest, Crested Butte, CO August 2005

Neighbor Ladies, c. 2005, video documentary, 53 minutes
Role: LeAnn Erickson, producer/director/editor
Juried Festivals/Screenings:

  • The Independent Film Festival, Tampa, FL, July, 2005
  • Crested Butte Reel Fest, Crested Butte, CO August.

Broadcast:

  • Philadelphia Stories, WYBE public television broadcast, spring 2006.
  • The Education Channel, Tampa, FL, cable broadcast, September 23, 2005.

Public Screenings:

  • Phoenix Museum of Art, included in exhibition “Big City”, March 12, 2006.
  • Echo Park Film Center, Los Angeles, CA February 25, 2005
  • Hagan Auditorium, Philadelphia, PA January 4, 2005
  • Temple University, Philadelphia, PA December 7, 2004

Fun Days with Jake, c. 2002, computer animation, 3:15
Role: complete creative control/production
Awards:

  • Best Young Animation category nominee: Danville International Children’s Film Festival, Danville, CA May 21-23, 2004
  • Winner: Best Animation category: The Education Channel Independent Film Festival, July 2002 festival and broadcast. Tampa, FL.

Selected Juried Festivals/Screenings:

  • Central Standard Film Festival, IFP MSP, Minneapolis, MN.,Sept 17-21, 2003.
  • Women’s Film Festival in Seoul, Seoul, South Korea, April 11-18, 2003.
  • Cine-World Film Festival, Sarasota, FL, November 9, 2002.
  • 32nd ROSHD International Film Festival, Tehran, Iran, Oct26-November 1, 2002.
  • Feminale, the 11th International Women’s Film Festival-Cologne GR Oct 2-6, 2002
  • AL-JANA Children’s Festival, Arab Resource Center, Beirut, Lebanon, October 2002.
  • 5th Auburn International Film Festival for Children and Young Adults, Sydney, Australia, September 23-28, 2002.
  • DIVERCINE 2002, 11th International Film Festival for Children and Young People, July 8-19, 2002, Montevideo, Uruguay.
  • DC Independent Film Festival and Market, March 2002.

bees, a documentary, c. 2001, computer animation, 36 seconds
Role: complete creative control/production
Selected Juried Festivals/Screenings:

  • Women’s Film Festival in Seoul, Seoul, South Korea, April 11-18, 2003.
  • Festival Internacional de Cine de Cartagena, Cartagena, Columbia, October 6, 2002.
  • AL-JANA Children’s Festival, Arab Resource Center, Beirut, Lebanon, October 2002.
  • 5th Auburn International Film Festival for Children and Young Adults, Sydney, Australia, September 23-28, 2002.
  • International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Germany, May 2002.
  • DC Independent Film Festival and Market, March 2002.
  • da Vinci Film and Video Festival, Corvallis, OR, July 2001.

hours, minutes, seconds, frame, c.1999, experimental video, 6 minutes
Role: complete creative control/production
Awards:

  • Best Experimental: DaVinci Film and Video Festival, Corvalis, OR-July 15-17, 2000
  • Gold Medal, Experimental category: Crested Butte Reel Fest, Colorado. Aug 12-15, 1999.
  • The Education Channel, July 2001 winner Professional category-short films, Florida

National Broadcast:

  • The Independent Film Channel Broadcast, August 2000 airdate: Bravo network

Selected Juried Festivals/Screenings:

  • da Vinci Film and Video festival, Corvallis OR, Best of Fest, July 2005
  • 3rd Annual Vancouver Videopoem Festival, Vancouver, BC, November 8-12, 2001.
  • 14th Annual Dallas Video Festival, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX, March 2001.
  • 12 to 12 Film and Video Marathon, Art in General, New York, NY- January 13, 2001.
  • Docside Film Festival, Documentary Film Project, San Antonio, TX, October 2000
  • Festival de Artes International festival of video art, Macau, March 23, 2000.
  • L’immagine Leggera: International Competition of Videoart and Experimental Film, Palermo, Italy, March 9-12.
  • Women in the Director’s Chair, Chicago, IL, March, 2000.
  • Microwave Festival 2000, International Festival of Video Art, Hong Kong, Jan 2000.

People’s Stuff, c. 1991, video documentary, 23 minutes
Role: complete creative control/production
Solicited Screenings:

  • Center for Creative Work, San Francisco CA, May 18, 1995.
  • Pacific Film Archives, San Francisco, CA, January 18, 1995.

Public Television Broadcasts:

  • Prairie Filmmakers VI, Prairie Public TV, Fargo, ND-September 1994.
  • MNTV IV Film and Video Festival, MN Public TV- October 17, 1993 and WI Public TV, October 18, 1993.

Juried Screenings/Festivals:

  • Slice of Life Film and Video Festival, Documentary Resource Center, Lemont PA-May 1994.
  • Continental Divide Music and Film Festival, NY Mills MN, August, 1993.
  • Lacrosse Video Festival, Pump House Regional Center for the Arts, Lacrosse WI April 1993.
  • Included in Film in the Cities three-state tour: Minneapolis, MN-December 10, 1992; Milwaukee, WI-Feb.18, 1993; Iowa City, IA-February 26, 1993.

Hello from Grandma, c. 1987, experimental video, 5 minutes
Role: complete creative control/production
Juried Screenings/Festivals:

  • Behind the Lens: Women Filmmakers, Women in Transition, Philadelphia, PA, March 14, 2001.
  • Mistory Tales: Tracking Identity, Reel Time at P.S. 122: media gallery, New York, NY. November 17, 1993.