Laura Friedmann was born in Colombia and moved to Toronto in 2001. She has earned an Honours BFA specializing in media and film studies (York University), and a BEd (University of Toronto). With over 15 years of experience, Laura has honed a growing repertoire as a producer and multimedia artist. Her skills include film production, video editing, and photography. Her visual work has been featured commercially, in independent film projects and social impact initiatives. As a producer, she has led numerous creative projects, as well as managed and organized small and large scale events. Laura has traveled to over a dozen countries volunteering with a variety of not-for-profit organizations, youth empowerment programs, and grassroots film initiatives. Currently she is involved in the production of a few documentaries, web series, and short films.