Laura Degnan is an emerging writer/director working in film and theatre and is represented by Julie Press at MacFarlane Chard Associates. Laura has worked in development roles at Kudos Film and TV, RS Productions and the BBC.
In 2011, Laura wrote and directed 'Unconditional', a teaser for her debut feature film-in-development, as part of the pan-Northern 'Triangle' scheme, and the conceptual music video for 'I Don't Feel Amazing Now' by The Guillemots.
In 2010, she wrote and directed short film ‘Between You and Me’ as part of the UK Film Council and Northern Film and Media’s ‘Digital Shorts Scheme’. Her earlier film ‘Blind Eye’ was funded as part of the 2009 scheme and screened in the official selection at the Palm Springs Shortfest.
Laura set up Writers’ Block North East in 2010 to support creative talent in the North East region.
- Writers' Block North East - Laura is director of Writers' Block North East, an organisation supporting grassroots talent in the North East region.