Laura Seward

Laura is an Irish Director of Photography based in London. Born in the US and growing up in Nigeria, Indonesia, Australia and the UK, she began her career through action sports and working as a ski instructor. She then attended the London Film School in 2015, specialising in cinematography. Laura’s work is diverse and has taken her all over the world. Her work on ‘Unwrapped’ was nominated for Best Cinematography at Underwire Film Festival 2022. She owns/operates an Arri SR3.

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Held || Short || dir: Toby Wharton || prod: Clement Fernandes and Silvia Felce || BFI Funded
Nominated for Best Short Film – Bolton Film Festival 2022
Shortlisted – 1.4 Awards 2022
Official Selection – British Shorts Film Festival 2023
Minutes || Short || dir: Alix Eve and Olivia Dowd || prod: Alix Eve and Olivia Dowd
Winner of Best English Director – British Short Film Awards 2022
Official Selection – Outfest 2022
Official Selection – BFI Flare 2022
Unwrapped || Short || dir: Eva Gauley || prod: Will Bradbury and Oli Falcon
Nominated for Best Cinematography – UnderWire Film Festival 2022
Official Selection – Nottingham Film Festival
Official Selection – KinoFilm Festival 2022
Send Back The Echo || Short || dir: Jasmin Kent Rodgman || prod: Jasmin Kent Rodgman
Official Selection – London Short Film Festival 2022
Nominated for Best Arthouse Film – Fastnet Film Festival 2022

In Memoriam Dr. HGK || Short || dir: Ed Hughes || prod: Jon Tarcy || Hungarian Culture Center

Official Selection – Beeston Film Festival 2022
Official Selection – Raindance Film Festival 2022