[Laurel Cohen, USA 2016] A costume/visual series that explores the intersections of environmental and manmade design [with a dash of magical realism]. Laurel's first 'Creature' installment was part of her artist residency at Joshua Tree Highlands. Inspired by the desert landscape, Laurel constructed the costumes from recycled and found materials.
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2015, 4 min] Music video for Lily and Madeleine. Premiered on BULLET MAGAZINE. Named "TOP 10 STAFF PICK" by Paste Magazine.
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2017, 2 min] Family Mansion takes a road trip from Portland to Olympic National Park and writes a song along the way. Doc/music video for Enterprise Rent-a-Car. Link available upon request.
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2017]
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2015, 4.5 min] Music video for Lily and Madeleine. Premiered on NPR Music.
DINNER FOR THREE
[Laurel Cohen, 2016, 15 sec] "You can't skip this date because it's already over." Ad spot for eHarmony.
JONAH AND THE CRAB
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2012, 8 min] A short and sweet film about a young boy who finds a hermit crab on the beach. While most kids go for cats or dogs, Jonah finds the prickly hermit crab to be the perfect pet for him.
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2016, 30 sec] "Enjoy Zespri Kiwifruit, wherever your adventures may take you." Ad spot for Zespri Kiwifruit.
A REBEL, A QUEEN
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2017, 1 min] Lyric/dance/mood film. Performance by Laura Sukowatey.
WHEEL OF LOVE
[Laurel Cohen, 2016, 30 sec] "Meet someone you think is a gem... Not a llama." Ad spot for eHarmony.
THE WOLF IS FREE
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2014, 4.5 min] Music video for Lily and Madeleine. Premiered on ROOKIE.
YOU WEREN'T MEANT TO SEE THAT
Music video for The Rare Occasions. COMING SOON.
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2015, 3.5 min] Music video for YAWN. Premiered on INTERVIEW MAGAZINE.
THE VERY TRUE STORY ABT. WHAT HAPPENED TO YOUR GOLDFISH
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2015, 10 min] A young con-artist tells her classmate a somewhat true story about what happened to his goldfish.
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2016, 30 sec] "The Shark Rotator Speed is small but powerful, just like this poetry slam." Ad spot for Shark Vacuum.
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2016, 4 min] Music video for Simrit.
THE HOUSE THAT WREN BUILT
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2014, 9.5 min] A young girl at boarding school who finds her escape by building imaginative faerie houses in the forbidden woods, until other students threaten to destroy her sanctuary. Link to film available upon request.
GINGER ASIAN SALAD JARS
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2016, 30 sec] Instagram spot for Kikkoman Traditionally Brewed Less Sodium Soy Sauce.
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2016, 40 sec] "It's Lucky to be loved." Ad spot for Behr Paint.
MISTAKES LIKE THIS
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2015, 3 min] Tour video for Atlantic Record's Prelow.
ALL OF MYSELF
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2014, 4.5 min] Music video for Simrit.
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2015, 2.5 min] Unofficial music video for Hiatus Kaiyote. Awarded "Runner-Up" in Sony Music Contest.
LAUREL WEDDING FILMS
Boutique filming service for your special day.
[Laurel Cohen, USA 2014, 4 min] Music video for maeve & quinn.
Promotional video for SVARA QTC. SVARA is a traditionally radical yeshiva based in Chicago.
EXPERIENCING THE WHEEL
[Laurel Cohen, Jared Bohlken, & Dan Cohen, USA 2012, 4 min] A mini documentary about a young woman's ferris wheel phobia. Filmed at Chicago's Navy Pier ferris wheel, this film explores a unique fear and the possible reasons behind it.