Leilani Franco

Entertainer and ArtxTech Explorer

As a contortionist, producer, director, and creative technologist, I create a collaborative community to make shows and art works which explore the intersections of art and tech crossovers.

Artist

As a contortionist and actress, Leilani has performed around the globe. She has a few Guinness World Records for bending, was a semi-finalist on Britain's Got Talent, and had her voiceover work appear on the German National Tourist Board Bike Campaign 2019.

Director

Filmmaker:
Winner of Diversity at Cannes 2015 (best film)

Installations:
VRHam! 2019 Interactive Playground Blockchain Wall - Concept and UX Design Interactive Room - Curating and Concepting

Opera Director:
Guest Student Director for World Premiere of L'Invisible at Deutsche Oper

Creative Tech

Motion Capture:
Sponsored by Rokoko since 2019
Guest Demonstrator with team Avatar/Me at Ukraine's Frontier VR Arts Festival 2019

AR, VR, and Graphic Design:
UN AR Children's Library Contributor 2019

Leilani Franco

Born really bendy.  Philippine Ballet Theatre at age 16, ran away to join the circus at 19. Became a contortionist at National Circus School of Canada. Traveled the world and has bended on the finest stages and film sets. Bachelor’s Degree in Contemporary Media from the University of Westminster in London in 2014, and since then a freelance film producer. Masters of Science in Advanced Marketing Management and Creative Tech from Steinbeis University Berlin 2020, with a basis of Art Direction/Graphic design from Miami Ad School Europe in Hamburg 2019.  Wants to get her Ph.D. for fun.

Contact

Say hello and collaborate with me

francoleilani@gmail.com
+49 151 57844356