Lauren E Pruitt

New York, NY, USA


Lauren Pruitt writes, shoots, cuts, and delivers all original work. She began making experimental films at a young age and made her first narrative short film at age 16. She studied screenwriting at the University of Texas and spent time as an editor before working on set as a camera assistant, operator and finally as cinematographer. While Lauren has spent nearly a decade working with cameras, she’s devoted time to honing her craft and has since written and directed two short films as well as 4 spec commercials that won 6 Addy Awards in 2018. Lauren’s work has screened at festivals across the US and Europe and her feature script “Little Mouth” was chosen for the AFS Artist Intensive Lab with Oscar-Nominated Director Richard Linklater. Lauren currently lives in Brooklyn, NY and works as a shooter and producer while writing and directing in her free time. She's currently is in pre-production on her next short film as well as developing 3 feature screenplays.