Lesley Pinder – Community Engagement Facilitator

Lesley is an experienced filmmaker, arts coordinator and participatory workshop facilitator. She is passionate about community and collaborative filmmaking and is particularly interested in engaging with marginalised communities and providing the tools they need to express themselves.

Lesley has facilitated a wide variety of filmmaking projects and her participants have come from all walks of life. She has worked with young refugees and young people from newly arrived communities, disadvantaged young people, First Nations creatives, homeless and socially excluded adults, ex-offenders, young carers, elderly adults, children and adults living with disability and young people leaving the care system.

Lesley brings a wealth of knowledge and experience with her, with over twenty years of professional experience in the film and television industry, both in Australia and the UK.