Laurence Vannicelli is a dual citizen of the United States and, Italy. He graduated from Brown University (‘05) with a degree in Art-Semiotics and Columbia University (’15) with an MFA in Film, where he won multiple awards for his writing and directing, including the David Jones Memorial Award for most promising director. His short film, The Young Housefly, was nominated for a Student Academy Award and his feature script, Station Blackout, won the Sloan Screenwriting Award and is now in development. He lives in Los Angeles where he writes action movies. Laurence has just completed post production on his first feature film, Vera. To learn more visit www.laurencevannicelli.com.