ABOUT THE Film
SHORT FILM | COMEDY, DRAMA | 9 MIN
when life gives you lemons
Writers: Lee Chambers, Christina Sharpe
Producers: Lee Chambers, Jeremy Landon
as Calvin Adams
about the filmmaker
WRITER | DIRECTOR | PRODUCER
Along with making films, Chambers is also a popular motivational speaker, panel moderator and juror at film festivals in the USA, Canada, Australia, England, Iraq and the Cayman Islands.
A double screenwriting nominee at the 2019 Northern Ontario Music & Film Awards. His work writing Hugh Jackman Saves the World won him Screenwriter of the year in 2012 and he was nominated for the Director’s Guild of Canada Ontario Award for directing When Life Gives You Lemons in 2011. He recently won Best Director at the Asian Film Festival in Los Angeles in December 2019 for Copenhagen Road.
His directorial feature debut, The Pineville Heist is currently on release around the world via sales from Shoreline Entetainment and his Copenhagen Road short film launched at 30+ film festivals in 2019 – winning a dozen awards including 3 best film awards.
Next up, is the short film, The Devil Knows You’re Dead currently in post-production – released summer 2020.