She completed an Audiovisual Communication Degree at the António Arroio School of Arts in Lisbon and graduated with a BA (Hons) in Film Directing at the University of Edinburgh.
Her first film RED HILL was selected for various film festivals internationally and considered one of the best seven films at the 2019 Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival by the International Film Magazine Sight & Sound.
Laura was selected for the 2019 BellRock Writing Residency to develop her first feature-length original screenplay and took part in the BellRock Director's Workshop run by Gyula Gazdag.
2020 THE SHIFT, short
2018 RED HILL, short
Cast & Crew
Directed by: Laura Carreira
Written by: Laura Carreira
Produced by: Maeve McMahon, Mhairi Valentine
Cinematography: Karl Kürten
Editing: Florian Nonnenmacher
Production Design: Kara Ramsay
Costume Design: Kirsty Halliday, Stuart Truesdale
Original Score: Laura Carreira
Sound: John Cobban
Main Cast: Anna Russell-Martin (Anna)
Nominations and Awards
- Short Film Candidates 2020