Born and raised in London, Louisa has lived and worked in New York City for over 20 years and has been screenwriting for over 10 years. She assisted Seth Zie Rosenfeld (The Get Down, How to Make it in America) during his tenure at Columbia University; teaching the graduate screenwriting course, where she was first inspired to become a screenwriter. Since then she has written, co-written, and shot a number of feature-length screenplays, pilots and short films. Her works include: Kate Cortesi’s short film Lazarus, Joseph Grant’s feature Legendary and are her current two projects Car Mom, and Otis Food and Friends. Louisa even takes up teaching artist for an intensive film program with Manhattan Youth Project.
In addition to her outstanding achievements thus far, she has worked in broadcast production with Ed Burns, Vincent Rubino, Wild Ocean Films, has done TV production for Naomi Juddʼs show: Naomiʼs New Morning, and has worked with a leading documentarian, Michelle DaCosta, for The Prince of Hip Hop. She has worked as an international reporter for a UK based magazine 101 and for Ellen Barkin as a junior assistant. In addition, Louisa featured in Christy Turlingtonʼs documentary No Woman No Cry and has created and produced various video blogs for Real Savvy Moms; an award-winning PBS TV show turned internet series. Louisa joined BLFC in the Fall of 2017 and quickly took advantage of the opportunities the BLFC has to offer. BLFC has hosted a fundraiser to kick start her project Car Mom and now she has raised enough money to start shooting her series. Keep a lookout for Louisa Brown’s Car Mom, which will debut on Amazon.