Mimi Leder
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1952

Biography

Mimi Leder cut her creative teeth in television as an Emmy award-winning producer/director before she got the chance to take on big-budget feature films in the late '90s. Leder was inspired by her father, independent director Paul Leder, to study at the American Film Institute. The first female cinematographer to graduate from the AFI, Leder began her career in TV as a script supervisor. Leder...