Lesli Linka Glatter

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Lesli Linka Glatter
Glatter in 2015
Glatter in 2015
Born (1953-07-26) July 26, 1953 (age 65)
Occupation Television director
Nationality American
Notable works Twin Peaks
Mad Men


Lesli Linka Glatter (born July 26, 1953) is an American film and television director. She began her career as a dancer and choreographer.[1] Her first film, Tales of Meeting and Parting (1984), produced by Sharon Oreck, was nominated for an Academy Award in the Live Action Short Film category.[2] She made the film as part of the American Film Institute Directing Workshop for Women, of which she is an alumna. She has made several television films for cable networks, but the majority of her work is in television series. Glatter has received four nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series, for the Mad Men episode "Guy Walks Into an Advertising Agency" (2009), and the Homeland episodes "Q&A" (2012), "From A to B and Back Again" (2014) and "The Tradition of Hospitality" (2015).[3] Her parents were both Jewish.[4]

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  1. ^ "Lesli Linka Glatter". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-12-20. 
  2. ^ "List Of Academy Award Nominations". Los Angeles Times. February 7, 1985. Retrieved October 11, 2009. 
  3. ^ "Lesli Linka Glatter". Emmys.com. Retrieved July 15, 2016. 
  4. ^ Yelles, William. "Finding Faith — Jewish Journal". Retrieved 26 April 2018. 

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