Laura Kissel

Laura Kissel is an Emmy nominated documentary filmmaker whose work explores contemporary social, cultural and political landscapes. She was named the South Carolina Arts Commission’s Media Arts Fellow for 2007-2008 and has received numerous fellowships and grants for her work, including a Fulbright Award, a MacDowell Fellowship, funding from the South Carolina Humanities Council and the Fledgling Fund. Cotton Road is screening at national and international venues in 2014-2015 and is her first feature film.