Laura Birek is a writer and director from Los Angeles. With a Master of Professional Writing degree from the University of Southern California, and a B.A. in Literature and Theatre from Reed College, Laura has been writing for stage and screen since the turn of the century. In addition to writing and directing short films, Laura's work has been featured in The Los Angeles Times, O Magazine, xoJane, and Juxtapoz, and she has performed as a storyteller at The Moth, Improv Olympic, and The Upright Citizen's Brigade. She's thrilled to show "Sincerely, Us" at The Dallas VideoFest!