James LeBrecht has over 40 years of experience as a film and theater sound designer and mixer, filmmaker, author and disability rights activist.
LeBrecht co-directed and co-produced, with Nicole Newnham, the 2021 Oscar Nominated and 2020 Sundance Film Festival Audience Award winning documentary, Crip Camp.
Jim is honored to be a member of the Disability Futures Fellowship, an initiative of the Ford Foundation and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Additionally, he is a 2020 BAFTA Breakthrough USA honoree. He is also a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.