LEENA MINIFIE

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER

Leena Minifie (Tsimshian/British) is a film, television, impact producer and digital strategist in Vancouver, BC. Notable projects include the feature drama mini-series and feature film Bones of Crows; a four-part series and interactive digital timeline for British Columbia - An Untold History, and one-hour investigative documentary The Reckoning: Secrets Unearthed by Tk'emlúps te Secwépemc. Leena produced an interactive web art Sense of Home (Best New Media ImagineNative 2012), and ?E?anx ‘The Cave’ (Sundance Festival 2011, TIFF Top Ten 2011). Her company Stories First designed strategy and roll-out for online or impact marketing campaigns including Indian Horse, The Grizzlies, Monkey Beach, The New Corporation: An Unfortunately Necessary Sequel, Night Raiders, and Run Woman Run. Leena is both a BANFF Spark Accelerator for Women and Bell Reelworld Producer’s Program fellow. She recently acquired the rights to adapt the Canada Reads-winning novel, Jonny Appleseed.