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TWO JOIN THE FLOCK AT LIEF.
28 September 2018

Lief have completed the double signing of directors Elisha Smith-Leverock and Lily Baldwin for immediate representation.

Founder Margo Mars admits she has "fallen in love" with the duo's work so far, singling out Smith-Leverock's "incredibly honest, artistic documentary shorts" and Baldwin's "surreal and wonderful mixed dance, narrative, and even VR work" for praise.

Let's learn more about Lief's new arrivals individually…


1. Elisha Smith-Leverock



Well-travelled filmmaker Elisha Smith-Leverock flits between TVCs, promos, documentaries, and more as she puts her refined skillset to good use. Such breadth allows Smith-Leverock to pursue everything from serious-minded projects to more boisterous fare, including this body positive outing for Boohoo.



2. Lily Baldwin



Director Lily Baldwin has established herself with an eclectic reel which draws on her past life as a professional dancer and her willingness to sample new spheres like VR. Her forays into short films have also caught the eye, with this trail for ‘Swallowed' demonstrating a jagged, surrealist touch.


With both Smith-Leverock and Baldwin primed for their Lief debuts, Margo Mars adds: "Both Elisha and Lily are exceptional talents who instantly inspired me.

"Their work shows boundless creativity in today's content market… so it makes perfect sense to work with filmmakers who can also create and be fearless."

For more on Lief's growing roster, ring Margo Mars on 020 3972 7974 or email her via margo@lief.london.

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