Laura Scrivano is a director of film, TV and commercials.
Her recent directing credits include second unit on HANNA for Amazon/Working Title/NBCU, short film Five Years for Macular Week UK, and campaigns for the FA, Casio and Instagram.
With a background in theatre directing, Laura’s work has been described as ‘beautifully honest’ (The Guardian), ‘groundbreaking’ (Sydney Morning Herald), ‘fabulously brought to life’ (Stephen Fry) and ‘inspirational’ (PromoNews).
Her award-winning short films have screened at festivals internationally, including BFI Flare, Sundance, Oberhausen, Cyprus Film Days, Cinema des Antipodes at Festival de Cannes, and New York Fashion Week.
First-generation Italian-Australian from a small coastal mining town, Laura was raised on a mix of late-80s blockbusters, Australian gothic masterpieces and European avant garde - from Back the Future to Bicycle Thieves, Picnic at Hanging Rock to Twin Peaks, and Labyrinth to La Jetée.
A graduate of the prestigious Australian Film, Television & Radio School (AFTRS), Laura spent two years working between NYC and LA before recently settling in London. Her work has been supported by BFI Network, Creative Skillset, BAFTA, Women in Film & TV, Raising Films, and Directors UK.
Laura’s debut feature Ring Road is currently in development with Silver Salt Films.