Laura Scrivano is a writer and director, whose work spans narrative film, documentary, theatre, music videos, commercials, live art and digital content. Her films have screened at festivals around the world including Cannes, Sundance, Budapest, Glasgow and BFI Flare, London.
A graduate of the Australian Film Television and Radio School in both directing and screenwriting, Laura was awarded the European Union Film Award for her short THE ORCHARD and nominated for best director and best screenplay at the St Kilda Film Festival for RICOCHET. She recently won a VOTD award and the VAMFF Film Series for her dance film SHADOW/SELF. Laura also works regularly in commercials and has created content for the BBC, Impulse, Oxfam UK, Peroni, Clinique, Tourism Australia, Shoes of Prey, Opera Australia, Bianca Spender, Vogue and Sydney Theatre Company.
Italian-Australian by birth, Laura is based in London and New York and works worldwide. Some of her favourite things are David Lynch, French New Wave, time travel, coffee and dancing. When not on set, you can often find her practicing her amateur ice skating skills.