Will Lowell is a writer, director, and editor working out of Los Angeles. Originally from Massachusetts, Will majored in English at Georgetown before attending USC’s Film and Television MFA program. While at USC, Will was selected to directed a section of a feature film adaptation of Don Quixote, executive produced by and co-staring James Franco. His USC thesis film A WELL DESIGNED PLAN was nominated for best film at USC’s First Look Film Festival and won outstanding international student film at the ISFVF Beijing Film Festival.
After graduating, Will worked as an in-house editor at an ad firm while continuing to direct commercials and short films. His directing work has been featured in dozens of film festivals, including Hollyshorts, Raindance (UK), IFF Boston, Sun Valley, Beverly Hills, and Palm Springs. His thriller short ASPHYXIA, staring Jack Kilmer, was featured by Short of the Week, his political satire ALL OPINIONS MATTER was profiled by the Huffington Post, and his short film CUSTOM ORDER, staring Matt McGorry, Sophie Kargman, and Maya Erskine, is featured on DUST, where it has been viewed over 700,000 times. Will’s commercial work includes spots for the MPAA, Simon Hamui Interior Design, and Cartel del Cafe Coffee.
His feature script GRACE was selected for the 2018 blacklist.