Multi Award winning Australian director of Film and Theatre
Leticia is a filmmaker and renowned stage director. In 2017 she completed a Foundations course in Film and TV at the Victorian Collage of the Arts (Melb Uni). Her first short film "Wild", won the London Film Awards’ ‘Golden Lion - Best First Time Director’. In 2018 Wild was also selected for screening at the Setting Sun Film Festival (Melbourne), and won the ‘Next Gen Student Film Award’ at the inaugural Melbourne Women in Film Festival 2018.

Leticia’s second film "The True History of Billie the Kid" won ‘Best Student Film’ at the London Independent Film Awards and was screened at The Melbourne International Film Festival for which Leticia was selected to be a part of MIFF’S 2018 ACCELERATOR Program. "The True History of Billie the Kid" also screened at the 2018 Wollongong Film Festival where it won the ‘Best Short Film’ prize. "Billie" also won 3rd place at the 2019 Peninsula Film Festival (Melbourne) for Best Short Film, as sponsored by Screen Victoria. In 2019 "Billie" screened internationally in Arizona at the World-Wide Women in Film Festival, the Vancouver International Women in Film Festival, and the Wellington Independent Film Festival where it won ‘Best Drama’. Most recently," Billie" won 'Best Film West' at the Setting Sun Film Festival, Melbourne, where it also received four other nominations, including Best Actor, Best Director and Best Film.
Leticia is a recipient of Screen Australia’s Gender Matters grant - Brilliant Careers. In 2018 she was also selected to participate in Screen Australia’s Developing the Developer initiative for which she will undertake an intensive internship with Seven Studios.
Leticia recently completed an attachment on Princess Pictures/Channel10’s TV series "How to Stay Married" by Peter Helliar, with comedy TV director Natalie Bailey and with Peter Helliar. In 2019 Leticia is also set to complete and attachment with Leah Purcell on the much-anticipated feature film "The Drover’s Wife".
Leticia is currently adapting the hit stage comedy "Going Down" with multi award winning writer Michele Lee into a web series with Executive Producer, Amanda Higgs. She is also a resident artist with leading Virtual Reality company StartVR for which she will adapt Steve Vizard’s chamber opera "The Space Between" into a virtual reality experience. She’s also collaborating with Alana Valentine on a feature script: "Breeder"(working title).
Leticia’s stage work has received Helpmann, Green Room, and Sydney Theatre Awards and has toured nationally and internationally.
Leticia is dedicated to telling powerful female centric, Australian stories for both stage and screen.
  • Director (1 Credit)
    The True History of Billie the Kid2018
    Short, Student
  • Composer and Sound Designer (1 Credit)
    Wild2017
    Short, Student
Official Selection
The True History of Billie the Kid
Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival
Middlebury
2019
Official Selection
The True History of Billie the Kid
International Shorts
Melbourne
2019
Winner 3rd Prize - Best Film / Best Actor
The True History of Billie the Kid
Peninsula Film Festival
Melbourne
2019
Official Selection
The True History of Billie the Kid
St Kilda Film Festival
Melbourne
2019
Official Selection
The True History of Billie the Kid
Revelation Perth International Film Festival
Perth
2019
Winner - Best Production Design
The True History of Billie the Kid
West End Film Festival
Brisbane
2019
Winner - Best Short West
The True History of Billie the Kid
Setting Sun Film Festival
Melbourne
2019
Official Selection
The True History of Billie the Kid
World Wide Women in Film Festival
Arizona
2019
Winner - Best Drama
The True History of Billie the Kid
Wellington Independent Film Festival
Wellington
2019
Official Selection
The True History of Billie the Kid
Vancouver International Film Festival
Vancouver
2019
Accelerator Program/ Official Selection
The True History of Billie the Kid
Melbourne International Film Festival
Melbourne
2018
Best Student Film
The True History of Billie the Kid
London Independent Film Awards
London
2018
Winner - Best Short Film
The True History of Billie the Kid
Wollongong Film Festival
Wollongong
2018
Best Next Gen Student Film Award
Wild
Melbourne Women in Film Festival
Melbourne
2018
Official Selection
Wild
Setting Sun Film Festival
Melbourne
2018
Semi Finalist
Wild
Sanctuary Cove International Film Festival
Gold Coast
2017
Official Selection
The True History of Billie the Kid
Solaris Film Festival
Nice
College
Victorian Collage of the Arts , Melbourne University
Foundations in Film and Television
2017
Multi Award winning Australian director of Film and Theatre
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