Born in Luxembourg, Laura graduated with a Masters in Film Studies at the University of Paris 1 – Sorbonne and a Postgraduate Diploma in Directing at the National Film and Television School, London.
After several self-produced films, she writes and directs the short films Senteurs
(2008) and Double Saut
(2011), both produced by Red Lion (LU) and screened in many festivals worldwide.
In 2009, she writes and directs the transdisciplinary theatre play Luxtime – Luxtime – Jacques Tati revisited
which, after its premiere at Théâtre National du Luxembourg, is also shown at the Avignon Theatre Festival in 2010.
After her first feature, The Treasure Knights - The Secret of Melusina
, gets successfully released in 2012 in Luxembourg and Germany, Laura directs two episodes of the Luxembourgish sitcom Comeback
In 2014, Laura joins Kollektiv13 and directs the documentary Blurred Borders
, as part of the series routwaïssgro
broadcasted on RTL.
Laura’s next feature Barrage
, co-written with French novelist Marie Nimier and developped at TorinoFilmLab and Atelier Grand Nord, is currently in preparation and, supported by the Filmfund Luxembourg, scheduled to start shooting in 2016.
In January 2016, Laura will also be directing the contemporary German play Das Ding aus dem Meer
at Théâtre des Capucins in Luxembourg.