Laura Nordin is an actor, award-nominated director, and award-winning producer. Currently based in Toronto, she is originally from Vancouver, BC. Laura holds her BFA from UBC and her MFA from the joint program between Harvard’s American Repertory Theatre Institute and the Moscow Art Theatre School. In 2012, she co-founded Filmcoop Inc.
Select Acting credits: The Handmaid's Tale (TV), Ecstasy (feature), Murdoch Mysteries (TV), Assassin’s Creed: Unity (Video Game), The Strain (TV), The Listener (TV), Pontypool (feature).
On-Set Coaching credits: Ghostwriter (TV – Winner Daytime Emmy Outstanding Children's or Family Viewing Series), Verizon (Commercial), Zelle (Commercial).
Select Directing credits: OutsideIN (Winner Best Web/Pilot Las Vegas Film Awards 2020), Joey (co-director, CFF 2020), Love Sarah (Nominated for Best Director at both Action On Film Festival 2019 and at Hollywood Dreamz Film Festival 2019), Morro and Jasp Do TV (Webseries).
Select Producing credits: Less Than Kosher (Webseries on HighballTV, Winner Audience Choice Award Toronto Jewish Film Festival 2023), Things I Do For Money (feature, directed by Warren P. Sonoda, Whistler 2019, Winner of Special Jury Prize Cinema on the Bayou 2020), Best Friends Forever (short, Salem 2019, Toronto After Dark 2019, Morbido 2019), Jessica Jessica (short, Toronto New Wave and Audience Choice Awards-Breakthroughs 2018, Stuck (short, Over 45 million views ShortOfTheWeek/YouTube), Pond Life (feature, CFF 2019), Cleo (short, TIFF 2016).