Director – Laura Scrivano, Writers – Laura Scrivano & Óttar Nordfjörd, Produced with RVK Studios.
Development supported by BFI Network.
Laura Scrivano is an award-winning film and TV director selected as ‘One to Watch’ for the Edinburgh TV Festival 2020-2021 and nominated for Debut Director at the Edinburgh TV Festival New Voice Awards, 2021.
Laura has most recently directed Disney+ series ‘Wedding Season’ as well as the Sky/HBO action-thriller ‘The Lazarus Project’ (starring BAFTA and Emmy nominee Paapa Essiedu). Laura also directed ‘A Wilderness of Mirrors’, the second feature-length episode of ‘McDonald & Dodds’ (ITV/Britbox), the critically acclaimed detective drama starring BAFTA-winner Jason Watkins and Tala Gouveia. Other credits include ‘Hanna’ for Amazon/Working Title/NBCUniversal (2nd unit), ‘The Letdown’ for Netflix (London unit) and award-winning short film ‘Alice’ starring Sarah Snook (HBO’s ‘Succession’). She is also in development on sci-fi TV series ‘Sundowners’, funded by Screen Australia.
Laura’s work has been described as ‘beautifully honest’ (The Guardian), ‘fabulously brought to life’ (Stephen Fry), ‘groundbreaking’ (Sydney Morning Herald), and ‘inspirational’ (PromoNews). Her shorts have screened at festivals internationally, including BFI Flare, Sundance, Oberhausen, Aesthetica, Cinema des Antipodes at Festival de Cannes, and New York Fashion Week.