Lesley Chilcott is an award winning filmmaker and documentarian. She was a producer of the Academy Award-winning documentary, AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH and also produced WAITING FOR SUPERMAN as well as the amazing rock documentary IT MIGHT GET LOUD about legendary guitarists The Edge, Jimmy Page and Jack White.
In 2014 Chilcott directed the feature documentary, A SMALL SECTION OF THE WORLD, about a village of women coffee producers in Costa Rica
Two years later, Chilcott released the documentary CODEGIRL, which follows the annual Technovation Challenge, a competition where high school-aged girls from around the world design an app that solves a problem in their community. Chilcott filmed teams all over the world including Moldova, Mexico and Brazil, documenting how exposure to technology and computer science can transform young girl’s lives.
Lesley most recent advertising projects include spots for Dove Chocolate and a 3-spot campaign for Gatorade featuring athletes Usain Bolt, Serena Williams and April Ross. Other commercial work includes clients such as CoverGirl, M&M’s, Motorola, AT&T and Ronald McDonald House.