Author and award-winning documentarian
Leslie Zemeckis is a performer, historian and an award-winning documentarian whose film “Behind the Burly Q” chronicles the history of burlesque. Her film “Bound by Flesh” is a Netflix hit about Daisy and Violet Hilton of “Sideshow” fame. Author of “Behind the Burly Q”, the book based on her film, her latest biography is the bestseller “Goddess of Love Incarnate”, about burlesque stripper Lili St. Cyr. She is working on her next documentary about famed tiger trainer Mabel Stark and her next book on two burlesque legends. Zemeckis has one of the largest personal collections of burlesque memorabilia.