Laura Schroeder

Laura Schroeder

Luxembourg

Biography

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 second feature BARRAGE, co-written with French novelist Marie Nimier was developped at TorinoFilmLab and Atelier Grand Nord.

Films Selection

  • Barrage - 2016
  • The Treasure Knights - The Secret of Melusina - 2012
  • Double Saut - 2011
  • Senteurs - 2008