Tony Award nominee Jessica Hecht, writer/director Elliot Thomson, Tony Award winner Frank Wood, and crew on the set of "Le Refuge"
Photo by JoJo Whilden
Elliot Thomson wrote and directed the short film comedy “Le Refuge” (Best Comedy Short, jury prize, Academy Award-qualifying 2015 Cleveland International Film Festival; Best Short, jury prize, 2014 Sun Valley Film Festival). He wrote and will direct the features Indestructible and Clementine. Elliot was a speechwriter for the Ms. Foundation for Women (Gloria Steinem Awards), the National Constitution Center, and other progressive causes, and has written episodes of the Emmy Award-winning children’s series Arthur. He is a graduate of Harvard, where he was graduation comedy speaker (Ivy Oration), and Harvard Law School.