Lea Marin is an award-wining Toronto-based producer with more than 18 years experience in the film and television industry.
A graduate of the Canadian Film Centre’s Producers' Lab, Lea joined the National Film Board of Canada as a producer in 2006.
Her most recent film credits include Unarmed Verses, which premiered at Hot Docs International Film Festival in 2017 and won the jury prize for Best Canadian Feature; and Picture This, which screened at Inside Out and OUTeast, winning Best Canadian Short and the Audience Award for Best Short at both festivals.
Her additional credits include My Prairie Home, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2014 and was nominated for a Canadian Screen Award; The Portrait, directed by Oscar nominated filmmaker Hubert Davis, which premiered on the BBC in 2012; and Astra Taylor’s Examined Life, which launched at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2008.
Prior to returning to the National Film Board of Canada, Lea Marin produced the CFC short dramatic film Escape and worked as a line producer on the Discovery Channel series Mega Builders.