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LEILA JARMAN

filmmaker / visual artist

projects
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education

MARYMOUNT MANHATTAN COLLEGE, New York, NY
May 2009 Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with a focus on philosophy

press

Autre Magazine
Voyage L.A.
Amadeus Magazine
VICE / Thump!
The Creator's Project
Moonfaze Feminist Film Journal
Citizens of Culture
Afropunk
Cinema Invisible
The WILD Magazine
Amadeus Magazine
Fun Size Horror
Film Shortage
Citizens of Culture
Paste Magazine

select film festivals + exhibitions

2018, China Women’s Film Festival, Beijing, China
2018, Porny, Film and Art Festival, Zurich, Switzerland
2018, Athens Digital Art Festival, Athens Greece
2018, Sacalacalaca, Interdimensional Horror & Sci-Fi Festival, Mexico City, Mexico
2017, Paura. Festival Internacional de Cine de Terror, Valencia, Spain
2017, Indiecade LA, Los Angeles, CA 
2017, CNAM, Paris, FR 2017 VITAL HYBRIDS, B4BEL4B, San Francisco, CA
2017, Nepal Human Rights International Film Festival, Kathmandu, Nepal
2017 WETSILK: Resist, Basic Flowers, Los Angeles, CA
2017 Animating the Archives: the Women's Building, Avenue 50 Studios, Los Angeles, CA
2017, MATALA, Supercheif Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2017, BIDEODROMO International Experimental Film and Video Festival, Bilbao, Spain
2017, backup_festival, Weimar, Germany
2017, The Women’s Voices Now Film Festival, Los Angeles, CA
2017, Aroha Film Festival, Aukland, New Zealand
2017, FILM MIAMI FEST / BEST SHORTS WORLDWIDE, Miami, Florida
2016, Toronto Arthouse Film Festival, Toronto, Canada
2016, Bogota Music Video Festival, Bogota, Colombia
2016 cARTel: Collaborative Arts LA, Broke Fest, Los Angeles, CA
2016 #thingzinside, HoneyTrap, Los Angeles, CA
2016, Festival Mutoscopico, Puebla, Mexico
2016, Festival de Cortometrajes "Jose Francisco Rosado" PACAS, Spain
2016, MED Film Festival, Siracusa, Italy
2015 automatic-0; aesthetics of generativity, Espacio Byte, Argentina
2015 International Teletext Art Festival, Ars Electronica Museum, Austria
2015 A Different Kind of Sky, Vortex Immersion Media, LA Center Studios, Los Angeles, CA
All Visual LA, Dilettante Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2014 Pixels of Identities, International ArtExpo, Museo de Almeria, Almeria, Spain
2014 BP Loud Tate: Code, Tate Britain, London, England
2014 Transforming Feminisims, South Bay Contemporary, Palos Verdes, CA
2014 Wellington Underground Film Festival, Nga Taonga Sound & Vision, Wellington, New Zealand
2014 4th Athens Video Dance Project, School of Fine Arts, Athens, Greece
2013 Another Experiment by Women (AXW), Anthology Film Archives, New York , NY
2012 On the Wall Festival: Viewpoints-Time and Emotion, ADA Studio Exhibition, Berlin, Germany

seletc film festivals 

Dubai Film Festival + Film Market
International Freedom Film Festival
IndieWise Virtual Film Festival
Toronto Arthouse Film Festival
backup_festival
Film Miami Fest
Cinevision Film Festival
Figari Film Festival
Art All Night
Nonplussed Fest
Festival Mutoscopico
Paura. Festival Internacional de Cine de Terror
Les Femmes Underground Film Festival
MedFF
Social Machinery Film Festival
Festival de Cortometrajes "Jose Francisco Rosado" PACAS
Mov(i)e Activism
Festival Cinema Invisible
Bogotá Music Video Festival
Aroha Film Festival
Nepal Human Rights International Film Festival
RAW Film Festival
The Women's Voices Now Film Festival
Moonfaze Film Festival
Sacalacalaca, Interdimensional Horror & Sci-Fi Festival
Grand Indiewise Convention
BIDEODROMO International Experimental Film and Video Festival

performances

2016 A Dream of Paper Flowers, ArtShareLA, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Nowruz at the LACMA, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
2014 Landscape City, Center for the Arts Eagle Rock, Eagle Rock, CA
2014 Echo Park Rising Festival, Projector Projects, Echo Park, CA
2014 Zone-1, Pehr Space, Los Angeles, CA