Leigh Heiman

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Born in 1993, Tel-Aviv, Israel, Heiman studied film at The Steve Tisch School of Film and Television at Tel-Aviv University. He completed his studies in 2016 with his short film “Blue in Green”, which competed at several film festivals worldwide, also receiving a critics special mention at The Tel-Aviv International Student Film Festival. He currently works for Fisher Features, an Israeli production company, and is currently developing a script for his first feature film.


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