Loren Loubser is a queer actor, filmmaker, documentarian, facilitator and now trained Intimacy Coordinator.
As an actor, Loren can be seen on Showmax starring in No Hiding Here, Nativity, and High Fantasy (for which Loren shared a writer credit as well), and on Acorn TV in Both Worlds' Recipe's for Love and Murder, and a recent return to theatre saw Loren starring in Athol Fugard's new play: Concerning The Life of Babyboy Kleintjies directed by Fugard himself.
Loren's directorial debut, Removed, was one of the most watched short films at Durban International Film Festival 2021 resulting in Loren's appointment as a programmer for the festival in 2022.
At present, Loren is developing a daringly queer, sex positive feature film with support from the NFVF amidst co-directing a yearly incubator offering mentorships and upskilling for young queer screenwriters and filmmakers of colour to write and work in the South African film and tv industry.
Loren is also a director of Femmeprojects, a fully Queer, POC Non-Profit that focuses on comprehensive sexual education, consent, rights, reproductive health, gender identity and empowerment of youth and young adults.
Additionally Loren has a focus on facilitating consent, pleasure & power play workshops for adults, Loren has also attended a few rope play classes and has experience counselling.
Loren has already had some on set experience as an Intimacy Coordinator shadowing under the wing of Intimacy Coordinator; Kate Lush on Catch Me A Killer.
Loren Loubser's CV
LOREN LOUBSER'S INTIMACY COORDINATION, DIRECTING/PRODCUING & WRITING CREDITS
2023 - In Production/Post Production
Intimacy Coordinator - JUST NOW JEFFREY - Moonlighting Films - Dir: Hylton Tannenbaum & Brett Morris
Intimacy Coordinator Workshops - UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN, 3RD YEAR FILM STUDENTS
Lead Intimacy Coordinator - LILIES NOT FOR ME - Wolflight Films - Dir: Will Seefried.
Intimacy Coordinator Training - SAFE SETS INTIMACY COORDINATOR TRAINING PROGRAM - Safe Sets/Netflix/NFVF & The IPO
Drag Queen Coordinator - RUNS IN THE FAMILY - Giant Films - Dir: Ian Gabriel
3rd Assistant Director - BRUTAL FRUIT CAMPAIGN - Giant Films - Dir: Karien Cherry
Producer/Creator - HAPPILY EVER AFTER - NFVF Development - Loren Loubser & Gabe Gabriel
Director/Producer/Writer - REMOVED - Dir: Loren Loubser
1st Assistant Director - TAZ & ZAMA - Eight Street Stories - Dir: Rafeeqah Galant
1st Assistant Director - SUPERSPORT COMMERCIAL - Giant Films - Dir; Ian Gabriel
1st Assistant Director - PROSCENIUM 6 THEATRE - SHOWS INTO FILMS - Marche Media - Dir: Christiaan Olwagen