Leila Connors

director of the documentary “Ice on Fire”

Leila Connors on KCRW

Twelve years ago, director Leila Conners teamed up with Leonardo DiCaprio to produce the eco-documentary “The 11th Hour.”

Reversing climate change and supporting nature in ‘Ice on Fire’

Twelve years ago, director Leila Conners teamed up with Leonardo DiCaprio to produce the eco-documentary “The 11th Hour.”

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

The Marvel superhero Spider-Man is owned by Sony, but for the past five years, a unique arrangement had Sony and Disney sharing the character, which meant Spidey could show up in other…

from Hollywood Breakdown

It's not just your imagination--there really are a bunch of celebrities who have signed on to do projects with the forthcoming streaming service Quibi.

from Screengrab

It's the battle of the limited series! Plus, will "Game of Thrones" dominate? How about "Veep?" And will a hostless show hold viewers' attention?

from Screengrab

Five years ago, a Palestinian teen was kidnapped off the streets in Jerusalem. He was beaten and burned alive.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Producing duo Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg break down the superhero construct in "The Boys"

from The Treatment

From political action to banning plastics, humans are finding ways to confront climate change.

from News Stories

NBC revealed its forthcoming streaming service this week. Next year, Peacock will arrive on the scene with thousands of hours of content already included.

from Hollywood Breakdown

In the past few years there's been a very real invasion from Mexico--by remarkably gifted filmmakers.

from Film Reviews

The Trump administration tried to bury a report showing that it's water use plans for California would decimate a unique species of salmon.

from KCRW Features