Laura Scrivano is a director and writer working across film, high-end TV and commercials. Recently, she directed the second feature length episode of MCDONALD & DODDS (ITV), the critically acclaimed Bath-based detective drama starring BAFTA winner Jason Watkins and Tala Gouveia. Other credits include second unit director on HANNA (Amazon/NBCU), and the award-winning short film ALICE starring Sarah Snook (Succession).
She is an alumni of the Women in Film and TV mentorship program, Raising Films' Making it Possible scheme, and a recipient of a ScreenSkills grant for high-end TV. She is currently developing her debut feature, RING ROAD with support from BFI Network, and a number of TV projects.
Laura's ultimate career goal is to be a lead director and showrunner on innovative high end TV drama, both in the UK and worldwide.
"Whether in prep, shoot or post, every day I was awed by Laura’s passion, determination, creativity and generous approach to filmmaking." Amy Thurgood, Series Producer, McDonald & Dodds