Lauren Keller is an independent filmmaker based out of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She is an award-winning filmmaker, photographer, and artist. Her films have been screened in festivals located all around the world along with her artwork and photography being displayed in the Westmoreland Museum of American Art. She graduated from Point Park University, with a B.F.A. in Cinema Production, a focus in Cinematography and a minor in Photography. She also has touched into feature and commercial work as well, providing services for companies such as Netflix and Covalent.
  • Writer (9 Credits)
    A Little Glass of Rum (Screenplay)
    Student, Screenplay, Short Script
    Dark and Stormy
    Short
    Down the Drain2024
    Short
    A Little Glass of Rum2022
    Short, Student
    Tail Lights2021
    Short, Student
    Apparitional2020
    Short, Student
    Symbiotix2020
    Experimental, Short, Student
    The Mourning After2019
    Short, Student
    Wither2019
    Short, Student
  • Producer (7 Credits)
    Down the Drain2024
    Short
    A Little Glass of Rum2022
    Short, Student
    Tail Lights2021
    Short, Student
    Apparitional2020
    Short, Student
    Symbiotix2020
    Experimental, Short, Student
    The Mourning After2019
    Short, Student
    Wither2019
    Short, Student
  • Director (7 Credits)
    Dark and Stormy
    Short
    Down the Drain2024
    Short
    Tail Lights2021
    Short, Student
    Apparitional2020
    Short, Student
    Symbiotix2020
    Experimental, Short, Student
    The Mourning After2019
    Short, Student
    Wither2019
    Short, Student
  • Director of Photography (5 Credits)
    Dark and Stormy
    Short
    A Little Glass of Rum2022
    Short, Student
    Apparitional2020
    Short, Student
    Symbiotix2020
    Experimental, Short, Student
    Wither2019
    Short, Student
  • Editor (5 Credits)
    Tail Lights2021
    Short, Student
    Apparitional2020
    Short, Student
    Symbiotix2020
    Experimental, Short, Student
    The Mourning After2019
    Short, Student
    Wither2019
    Short, Student
Official Selection
Dark and Stormy
Jumpcut Theater Presents: Film Kitchen
McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania
2024
Official Selection
Down the Drain
Jumpcut Theater Presents: Film Kitchen
McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania
2024
Official Selection
Down the Drain
Flint Youth Film Festival
Flint, Michigan
2024
Official Selection
Down the Drain
One Young Punk Festival
2024
Official Selection
Down the Drain
Green Beacon Gallery Short Film Festival
Greensburg, Pennsylvania
2024
Semi-Finalist
Down the Drain
Rewind International Film Festival
Manchester, England
2024
Honorable Mention
A Little Glass of Rum
Widescreen Film & Music Video Festival
Toronto, Onterio
2024
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Haunted House FearFest
New York City, New York
2024
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Indie Lens International Film Festival
2024
FInalist in Directing
A Little Glass of Rum
Incheon International Short Film Festival
Michuhol-gu, Incheon
2024
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Bifocal Film Festival
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2024
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Prestige Film Festival
Colton, California
2024
Honorable Mention
A Little Glass of Rum
Cine-Maniacs Filmfest
Turkheim, Bavaria
2024
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
That Film Festival
Berlin
2024
Honorable Mention
A Little Glass of Rum
Italy International Film Festival
2024
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Green Beacon Short Film Festival
Greensburg, Pennsylvania
2024
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Las Cruces International Film Festival
Las Cruces, New Mexico
2024
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Wick Monet Film Festival
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2024
Shortlisted in Editing & Storytelling
A Little Glass of Rum
Student Film Awards
Miami, Florida
2024
Honorable Mention
A Little Glass of Rum
Athens International Monthly Art Film Festival
Athens
2024
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum (Screenplay)
Global Youth Film Festival Bangladesh
Dahnmandi, Dhaka
2024
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum (Screenplay)
Widescreen Film & Music Video Festival
Toronto, Onterio
2024
Official Selection
Tail Lights
Jumpcut Theater Presents: Film Kitchen
McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania
2024
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Edo State International Film Festival
Benin, Edo
2023
Winner Best Feature, Audience Choice
A Little Glass of Rum
Creative Connections Film Festival
Ligonier, Pennsylvania
2023
Winner Best Short
A Little Glass of Rum
Magic Silverscreen Film Festival
New York City
2023
Winner Best Short
A Little Glass of Rum
Medusa Film Festival
Los Angeles, California
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Ravenwood Film Festival
Ontario
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
AIU Film Festival
Al Jahra
2023
Nominee
A Little Glass of Rum
Egyptian American Film Festival
Brooklyn, New York
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
The International Film Festival of Srinagar
Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir
2023
Winner of Best Thriller - Student, Best Score - Student, Best Cinematography - Student, Best Performance - Student
A Little Glass of Rum
The Pittsburgh Moving Picture Festival: Thriller Picture Show
Sewickley, Pennsylvania
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Corto Creativo Short Film Festival
Tijuana
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Pittsburgh Film Festival
Pittsburgh
2023
Finalist in Sound Design
A Little Glass of Rum
Busan New Wave Film Festival
Busan
2023
Finalist
A Little Glass of Rum
Student Los Angeles Film Awards
Los Angeles, California
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Youngstown Film Festival
Youngstown, Ohio
2023
Finalist
A Little Glass of Rum
Kobani International Film Festival
Bochum
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Mottola Short Film Festival
Mottola
2023
Winner - Best Thriller
A Little Glass of Rum
Melbourne Cineverse Film Festival
Melbourne
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Reading Film Fest
Reading, Pennsylvania
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Realtime International Film Festival
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
LA Student Film Festival
Los Angeles, California
2023
Winner
A Little Glass of Rum
Katonah Classic Stage Film Festival
Bedford, New York
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Lytham International Film Festival
Lancashire
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
WILDsound Daily Festival
Los Angeles, California
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
NAFCo Rock N' Reel Summer Film Festival Series
Du Bois, Pennsylvania
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Fort Smith International Film Festival
Fort Smith, Arkansas
2023
Winner Best Short Film, Nominated Best Actor
A Little Glass of Rum
International Police Award Arts Festival
Monte San Savino
2023
Finalist
A Little Glass of Rum
Shoot Your Shot Film Festival
Atlanta, Georgia
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Orlando International Film Festival
Orlando, Florida
2023
Finalist
A Little Glass of Rum
Student World Impact Film Festival
Waldwick, New jersey
2023
Semi-Finalist
A Little Glass of Rum
MisCon International Short Film Festival
Missoula, Montana
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Filmerding! Film Festival
Wilmerding, Pennsylvania
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Cinemaking International Film Festival
Dhaka
2023
Finalist
A Little Glass of Rum
Unspooled Film and Animation Festival
Menomonie, Wisconsin
2023
Finalist
A Little Glass of Rum
Festival del Cinema di Cefalù
Cefalù, Palermo
2023
Winner Best Student Cinematographer
A Little Glass of Rum
New York Cinematography Awards
New York City, New York
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Bloody Hats Film Festival
Stuttgart
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Eastern Europe International Movie Awards
Konak İzmir
2023
Trailer of the Month Nominee
A Little Glass of Rum
The Monthly Film Festival
Glasgow
2023
Finalist
A Little Glass of Rum
The 5th Meihodo International Youth Visual Media Festival
Sawara-ku, Fukouka shi
2023
Certificate of Achievement
A Little Glass of Rum
Kalakari Film Festival
Dewas, Madhya Pradesh
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Media Film Festival
Media, Pennsylvania
2023
Featured Film
A Little Glass of Rum
Jumpcut Theater Presents: Film Kitchen
McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania
2023
2 Wins & 16 Nominations
A Little Glass of Rum
Prison City Film Festival
Huntsville, Texas
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Wisdom Tree International Film Festival
Maharashtra
2023
Winner Best Student Film, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor, Best Cinematography, Best Editing
A Little Glass of Rum
Rooster International Film Festival
Chidambaram
2023
Certificate of Achievement
A Little Glass of Rum
Slow Drift Film Festival
Sewickley, Pennsylvania
2023
Official Selection
Tail Lights
First Take Shorts Series
Ambler, Pennsylvania
2023
Official Selection
Tail Lights
BUEIFF CHANNEL
Buenos Aires
2023
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Lift-Off Filmmaker Sessions
Buckinghamshire
2022
Winner Best Student Film
A Little Glass of Rum
Sin City Film Festival
Las Vegas, Nevada
2022
Nominated Best Thriller
A Little Glass of Rum
Taiga International Film Festival
Khabarovsk
2022
Semi-Finalist, Certificate of Achievement
A Little Glass of Rum
Indie Short Fest
Los Angeles, California
2022
Winner Best Student Film
A Little Glass of Rum
LA Independent Women Film Awards
Los Angeles, California
2022
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Bestlov Film Festival
2022
Winner Best Producer, Nominated Best Student Film, Nominated Best Cinematography
A Little Glass of Rum
Thrills and Chills Film Awards
2022
Featured Film
A Little Glass of Rum
WQED's Filmmaker's Corner
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2022
Official Selection
Tail Lights
YellowHammer Film Fest
Troy
2022
Official Selection
The Mourning After
The Pleasant Festival
Pittsburgh
2022
Official Selection
Tail Lights
Knowmad Short Film Festival
2021
Official Selection
Tail Lights
One Shot City of Film Festival
Terrassa
2021
Official Selection
Tail Lights
The Pleasant Festival
Pittsburgh
2021
Official Selection
Tail Lights
SCREAM it off SCREEN
Minneapolis
2021
Official Selection
Tail Lights
Lift-Off Online Sessions
Iver
2021
Official Selection
Tail Lights
Art All Night Online
Pittsburgh
2021
Nominated Best Practical FX
Tail Lights
Flamingo Film Festival
Fort Lauderdale
2021
Official Selection
Wither
First-Time Filmmaker Sessions
Iver
2020
Official Selection
The Mourning After
BUEIFF Channel
San Isidro
2020
Official Selection
The Mourning After
Art All Night Online
Pittsburgh
2020
Official Selection
The Mourning After
The Lift-Off Sessions
Iver
2020
Official Selection
The Mourning After
Point Park University Production II & Animation Showcase
Pittsburgh
2019
Official Selection
Down the Drain
Lift-Off Sessions
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Rising Tide Film Festival
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Semi-Finalist
A Little Glass of Rum
Kalaburagi International Film Festival
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Global Bengaluru International Film Festival
Winner - Best Short Film
A Little Glass of Rum
Aasha International Film Festival
Nashik, Maharashtra
Official Selection
A Little Glass of Rum
Women's Lens International Short Film Festival
Dhaka
Official Selection
The Mourning After
ConnectHER Film Festival
College
Westmoreland County Community College
Liberal Arts
20172018
College
Point Park University
B.F.A. Cinema Production
20192022
Birth Date
July 10, 1999
Current City
Pittsburgh
Gender
Female
Complete the captcha to finish sign up. Cancel