Lisa Laman

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Texas, United States Of America
Collin College, University Of Texas At Dallas
Box Office, Queer Cinema, Animation
  • Lisa Laman has interviewed celebrities like Mark Wahlberg, Anna Kerrigan, and Max Harwood.
  • Between 2017 and 2022, Lisa Laman near-annually presented deeply-researched essays related to film and pop culture at various academic conferences, including the 2022 edition of the RAW: Research, Art, & Writing Graduate Student Conference.
  • Starting in 2019, Lisa Laman began attending and covering an assortment of movies at various high-profile film festivals, including the Sundance Film Festival in 2021 and the South by Southwest Film Festival from 2020 to 2022.


Lisa Laman is a Rotten Tomatoes-approved film writer with extensive experience writing about all kinds of filmmaking. Whether it's intimate dramas, bombastic musicals, and everything in between, Lisa is there ready to examine its finer details. Having started writing film reviews in 2012 for an online high school newspaper, she has gone on to write reviews, editorials, and other kinds of essays for a variety of outlets. These publications include Polygon, ScarleTeen, The Spool, Collider, Consequence, Fangoria, and many others.


Lisa Laman has secured an Associate of Arts, a Bachelor of Arts, and a Master of Arts with a concentration in film studies. These degrees, particularly the bachelor's and master's, were secured through taking a wide array of courses dedicated to various genres and disciplines of cinema.
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