Laura Colella

Writer/Director/Producer, Breakfast With Curtis
Nominated for: John Cassavetes Award

BREAKFAST WITH CURTIS, Laura’s third narrative feature, premiered at the 2012 Los Angeles Film Festival. It has since received three festival awards and a 2013 Independent Spirit Award nomination.

With her second feature STAY UNTIL TOMORROW, Laura was a Sundance Institute Directing and Screenwriting Fellow, and her first feature TAX DAY also received Sundance support.

Her films have screened at over 100 festivals and venues, winning over 20 awards. Laura began making films as an undergraduate at Harvard. She teaches film production and directing at RISD, and screenwriting at Brown University, where she is also currently an MFA student in Writing for Performance.