You Should Know: Laura Bickford

by Christie Grimm · March 16, 2016

Movie magic doesn't just happen you know. It takes a village. And more importantly, someone to run that village, aka crew. For those lucky enough to have worked with Laura Bickford - producer of such films as TrafficDuplicity, and Beasts of No Nation - they've learned hard work pays off.

Name: Laura Bickford
Occupation: Film Producer
Place of birth: New York City
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Zodiac Sign: Libra 

What do you actually do all day? (read, write, look for stories, meet filmmakers, raise $, cast, shoot, edit, post, promote) 

Favorite song growing up? David Bowie Soul Love, Heroes, etc.

My biggest secret is… I also live in NYC and London 

Why do you live in Los Angeles? Film makers, film business 

My motto is… You only need one “yes” Don’t sweat the “no’s” 

My alter ego is… 

The last drink I had was… pink champagne 

My secret crush is… going to stay secret 

What was your first job? PA for Robert Altman 

If you had one day left to live in LA, what would you do? Go to chateau for lunch and the tower for dinner 

Coming from? Going to?  

What is your favorite work of art? A Modigliani I saw in a private collection I saw this weekend
Alex Israel / Bret Collaboration Easton Ellis
Brice Marden 

Who should we know? IO Bottoms and Clara Bottoms