Production took place under the supervision of director and professor Susan Seidelman (Sex and the City, Desperately Seeking Susan). The film was shot entirely on location in 6 shooting days in New York City in December 2012. All crew members were NYU film students at the time of production.
Awards & Festival Selections:
2014 First Run Film Festival, NYU
- Wasserman/King Award Finalist for Outstanding Direction
- Craft Award for Screenwriting
- Craft Award for Ensemble Cast
- James R. Janowsky Award
In April 2012, Lauren directed her first short film, a teen comedy called Tryouts. Tryouts premiered in the Comedy Shorts block at the 2013 Sarasota Film Festival.