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Lauren Ciaravalli

Lauren Ciaravalli is an NYC-born Director and Writer who specializes in original short form content, commercials, digital series, and narrative.

An actor's director, Lauren's approach is to empower authentic, resonant performances, then capture the magic with sparkling, cinematic visuals. Her style is characterized by warmth and wide audience appeal, while always packing an artistic edge that hooks and engages the viewer.

Passionate about representing women and young people with smarts, spirit and excellence, Lauren's commercial work centers on consumer product, beauty, and kids categories. Across narrative, digital, and branded projects, she is often hired for her distinct ability to connect with Gen Z.

Lauren’s unique combination of narrative and commercial skills earned her the job as Live Action Director of L.O.L. Surprise: The Movie (Netflix). The film peaked as the #6 Most Popular Movie on Netflix USA, as well as appearing in the Top 10 in Canada, France, Australia, and more.

Called upon for her ability to deliver under rigorous schedules, Lauren was tapped to direct Season 1 of BratTV’s series SUNNYSIDE UP, a 120-page endeavor that was completed in 13 days on a $350K budget. Prior to that, AwesomenessTV hired Lauren to write and direct an episode of the romance anthology series LOVE DAILY (Paramount+), for which she earned a WGA Award Nomination.

Lauren Ciaravalli | Narrative Reel 2023 from Lauren Ciaravalli on Vimeo.

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