Lee Schnaiberg was born on June 21, 1968. He received a BFA in film production from Concordia University in 1993. Since 1989 he has worked on many experimental and dance videos, shorts and documentaries. In 1992 he was awarded the prize for Best Experimental Video from the Canadian Student Film Festival for his work The Seductions of Elephants. He has made two feature-length experimental documentaries: The Earth Changes (1997) and The EarthChanges (1999) (unfinished; 2nd place at the EarthVisions98 Film Festival in Santa Cruz, California). He has done live VJing for Musiqueplus and Much Music (Elections Uncovered) as well as for Radio Canada’s show TeleService. He was VJ for GodSpeedYouBlackEmperor (1996-99).