LAUREN LUDWIG is a LA-based multimedia director and writer. She is a graduate of the AFI Directing Workshop for Women. Her past work has earned a Hollywood Fringe Festival “Best of Comedy” Award, an LA Weekly “Best of the Fringe” Award, and a Chicago Reader “Critics Choice” distinction. She regularly directs the comedy show Lost Moon Radio, with whom she has several television projects in active development. Lauren founded the filmmaking collective Darty Hall; with them she wrote and directed her first feature, 5 Pilgrims, which is currently in postproduction.