filmmaker | photographer
Laurie is a South London based writer and director of film, music videos, documentaries and theatre.
His debut short film ‘Clementines’ won Best Short at the British Independent Film Festival, among several national and international film festival selections and award wins, and premiered as a ‘Featured Short’ on Film Shortage. His music-inspired second film ‘Birdwatcher’ was released online via Paus TV in August 2020 and was nominated for ‘Best Director’ at the BBC Films affiliated Little Wing Film Festival. His third film ‘Hey, Ma’ represents the completion of a trilogy of sorts that has dealt with themes of abandonment and loss. He takes a thoughtful, human approach to stories; using elegant and naturalistic images and performances to tell them.
His music video and photography work has premiered and been featured on Clash, EarMilk, Dummy, Dork, Line Of Best Fit, and DIY magazines.