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Laura Gamse

Laura Gamse

Documentary Film and Video
B.A., Social Activism through Media, Pomona College, 2007


Laura Gamse is a director, producer and writer from Arlington, Virginia.  Her work has been featured on NPR, the National Geographic Channel and Netflix, and covered in The New York Times and The Washington Post among other media outlets.  She is a Fulbright grantee and the founder of Daydream Reels, a production company dedicated to exploring stories often left untold. 

Laura's first feature documentary, The Creators: South Africa Through the Eyes of Its Artists, was named "Best Documentary" at the National Geographic Society’s All Roads Film Festival.  She is co-executive producer of National Geographic’s Underworld, Inc., a series inspired by the book, The Misfit Economy.  She is currently in post-production on Brigidy Bram, a feature documentary whose shorter incarnation was named "Best Short Film" at the Bahamian Oscars.  


Nov 2018


December 11, 2018

Free and open to the public.

Cubberley Auditorium