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Oliver Refson

Oliver Refson has an MFA in screenwriting and directing from Columbia University and worked for several years in the New York independent film/TV scene on various productions, including The Squid and the Whale, Be Kind Rewind, The Savages and Sex and the City. He’s directed two award-winning 35mm short films, Wrigley and The Hardest Part, which premiered at New York Film Festival and went on to win Grand Jury Prize at Montreal Just for Laughs. He is the creator, director and co-writer of the award-winning BBC Three/Baby Cow comedy-drama series UNCLE.

Credits

TELEVISION
Date: 2012-2017
Production (role):
UNCLE
Company:
Baby Cow Productions/ BBC
Project details:
Oli is the creator (exec producer, writer and director) of all three series.
SHORT FILM
Date: 2010
Production (role):
THE HARDEST PART
Company:
Agile Films
Project details:
Nominated for Best Short at SXSW Festival
Date: 2004
Production (role):
WRIGLEY
Company:
Oliver Refson Films
IN DEVELOPMENT
Date: 2019
Production (role):
ONE MAN, TWO GUVENORS
Company:
Fox Searchlight
Date: 2018
Production (role):
MONACO
Company:
Playground Television
Date: 2017
Production (role):
SCRIVENER
Company:
ITV Studios

Credits

  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2012-2017
    Production (role): UNCLE
    Company: Baby Cow Productions/ BBC
    Project details: Oli is the creator (exec producer, writer and director) of all three series.
  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2010
    Production (role): THE HARDEST PART
    Company: Agile Films
    Project details: Nominated for Best Short at SXSW Festival
  • Date: 2004
    Production (role): WRIGLEY
    Company: Oliver Refson Films
    Project details:
  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
  • Date: 2019
    Production (role): ONE MAN, TWO GUVENORS
    Company: Fox Searchlight
  • Date: 2018
    Production (role): MONACO
    Company: Playground Television
  • Date: 2017
    Production (role): SCRIVENER
    Company: ITV Studios