Hughes William Thompson

Hughes William Thompson is an award-winning film director based in New York City with a keen sense of style and tone. He graduated from the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University where he created his acclaimed short film Pauline in a Beautiful World, which screened at over a dozen film festivals worldwide and took prizes at the Academy-qualifying Palm Springs ShortFest amongst several others.

Since then he has directed a number of shorts and commercials, and his latest short film, A New Man, was supported by the Kevin Spacey Foundation and won a Young Director Award at the 2014 Cannes Lions. He is currently developing his first feature film.