Lynda Ellenshaw Thompson
Visual Effects Producer

Lynda Thompson is a visual effects producer and consultant with over 35 years experience in the film industry. Her career has included work on such notable films as Tron, Ghostbusters, 2010, Big Trouble in Little China, Dick Tracy, and Snow White and the Huntsman. She has worked for every major studio as well as in house at visual effects facilities including Boss Film, Dream Quest Images, and Buena Vista Visual Effects. In the late 1990’s she was visual effects production executive for Walt Disney Pictures, responsible for overseeing more than 40 films over a span of three years. She subsequently returned to the freelance world, most recently serving as associate producer on The Huntsman.

Lynda is a founding member of the Visual Effects Society, serving two terms on the Board of Directors, and has been on the VES membership committee since 2005.  She is also a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) and the Producers Guild of America (PGA.)

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