Bill has been producing film and television for over 25 years. Raised in California, Leimbach trained in film at the Central London Film School and spent his formative working years with the BBC and in the English film industry.
He worked in the UK Film industry for ten years before moving his production company to Australia in the 1980’s where he formed Lucky Country Productions. It was through this company that he produced over 25 films for the likes of National Geographic, Discovery, PBS, BBC, ABC and SBS and Australian commercial TV networks 7, 9 and 10.
BENEATH HILL 60 was his First Feature Film, the Australia World War I epic, distributed by Paramount in early 2010. This WW I saga was a box office hit and picked up 12 Australian Nominations including Best Film and Best Director and Best Script. Click here to learn more about BH60
He is also developing the feature film, BANJO & MATILDA, to be directed by Bruce Beresford and written by Beneath Hill 60 writer, David Roach. Click here to learn more about Banjo & Matilda