Student Emmy - College Television Awards – Winner Best Drama
Directors Guild of America – Winner Best Student Filmmaker Award 
International Cinematographers Guild – Emerging Cinematographers Award 
Alfred P. Sloan Directing Fellowship
MTVU’s Best Film on Campus
Outstanding Student Film - Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors 
Technicolor Thesis Award 
Motion Picture of America Award among others

Little Joe - Documentary, Little Joe Productions LLC., 90 min.
Numerous international festivals including: Berlin, Seattle, Melbourne, San Paulo, sold out Castro theater at Frameline, National Portrait Gallery London etc.

“Fascinating documentary” - The Hollywood Reporter
“wonderful... the surprise hit of the Berlin Film Festival” - Glenn O’Brien - Interview Magazine “Fantastic, illuminating...very highly recommended” - San Francisco Bay Times
“illuminating insider’s look at the Warhol phenomenon.” - Australian Film Review   
“Fascinating...a must-see for film buffs..” - Australian Film Critics Association

The Death Strip - Super35mm thesis short film
Numerous international festivals incl.: Palm Springs Int. ShortFest, Mill Valley , Raindance , LA Shorts Fest, AFI Sloan Summit,: Screened on Sundance Channel Distribution through Shorts International on ShortsTV and iTunes Worldwide

“Absorbing short...Fantastic performances make this a must-see.” - Los Angeles Journal

“Haeusser’s direction is downright sexy....Reminiscent of The Lives of Others’s the little touches that make her direction so remarkable...phenomenal moviemaking.
if we’re all lucky, more will come.” - Ben Raymond - MTVU