El Wood Intimacy Coordinator

El Wood is an IDC (New York) certified Intimacy Coordinator and trained under ICs such as Claire Warden (Three Women, West Side Story, Billions, Gossip Girl) and Marcus Watson (American Horror Story, Succession, Time Traveller’s Wife), world experts in the field of Intimacy Coordination and Direction. In the UK she was mentored by Jenefer Odell and assisted her on the Bafta-nominated film ‘Blue Jean’ by Georgia Oakley as well as the Cannes 2023’s Un Certain Regards prize winner, ‘How to Have Sex’ by Molly Manning Walker.

Their credits include Sally eh Hosaini's Unicorns, Sherwood S2 directed by Clio Bernard and Bryn Chainey's Rabbit Trap.

El’s additional training includes Considerations for Kink/BDSM, Trauma-Informed Practices, Staging Power Play, Movement and Laban Studies, Non-consensual Intimacy, How Unaddressed Whiteness Can Cause Harm in Intimacy Work and Emotional intelligence. She’s also a qualified Mental Health First Aider and their Enhanced DBS certificate is available upon request.

They’re London based, hold a British passport and are available to travel across the UK, Europe and Internationally.

AMADEUS

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Season l
5x60'

Sky Max
Two Cities Television

Exec Prod: Joe Barton
Exec Prod: Stephen Wright
Prod: John Griffin
Dir: Julian Farino
Dir: Alice Seabright

DREAMERS

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Feature Film

Quiddity Films
BBC

Prod: Emily Morgan
Dir: Joy Gharoro-Akpojotor

A THOUSAND BLOWS

Intimacy Coordinator

Season l
12x60'

Matriarch Productions
Disney+
Hulu

Prod: Stephen Haren
Prod: Barrington Paul Robinson
Dir: Tinge Krishnan
Dir: Coky Giedroyc
Dir: Ashley Walters

HAMLET

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Feature Film

Netflix

Prod: Riz Ahmed
Prod: James Wilson
Prod: Michael Lesslie
Prod: Allie Moore
Dir: Aneil Karia

BARIAU

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Season l
6x30'

Rondo Media
S4C

Prod: Alaw Roberts
Dir: Griff Rowland

THE LISTENERS

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Season l
4x60'

Element Pictures
BBC

Prod Exec: Lucy Drury
Prod: Ed King
Dir: Janicza Bravo

RABBIT TRAP

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Feature Film

Mad As Birds Films

Prod: Elijah Wood
Prod: Alex Ashworth
Dir: Bryn Chainey

SHERWOOD

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Season ll
6x60'

House Productions
BBC

Exec Prod: Clio Bernard
Exec Prod: Jo McClellan
Prod: Kate Ogborn
Dir: Clio Barnard

THE CUT

Intimacy Coordinator

Feature Film

Tea Shop Films
Amazon Studios

Prod: Orlando Bloom
Prod: Leonora Derby
Dir: Sean Ellis

QUEENIE

Intimacy Coordinator

Season l
8x30'

Lionsgate
Disney+

Exec Prod: Candice Carty-Williams
Prod: Lisa Walters
Dir: Joelle May David
Lead IC: Adelaide Waldrop

DOMINO DAY

Intimacy Coordinator

Season l
6X45'

BBC

Exec Prod: Nick Pitt
Prod: Phil Reeves
Dir: Eva Sigurdardóttir
Lead IC: Yarit Dor

BIG BOYS

Intimacy Coordinator

Season ll
6x30'

Roughcut TV
Channel 4

Prod: Bertie Peek
Dir: Jim Archer
Lead IC: Robbie Taylor Hunt

HULLRAISERS

Intimacy Coordinator

Season ll
6x30'

Fable Pictures
Channel 4

Prod: Lisa Mitchell
Dir: Ian Fitzgibbon

SIX TRIPLE EIGHT

UK Intimacy Coordinator

Feature Film

Netflix

Prod: Nicole Avant
Dir: Tyler Perry

UNICORNS

Intimacy Coordinator

Feature Film

Chromatic Aberration
Netflix

Prod: Philip Herd
Prod: Celine Rattray
Dir: Sally El Hosaini
Dir: James Krishna Floyd

HOW TO HAVE SEX

Assistant Intimacy Coordinator

Feature Film

Festivals and Awards:

Berlinale 2024
Un Certain Regard (Winner)
Queer Palm (Nominee)
Caméra d'Or (Nominee)

BAFTA 2024
Outstanding British Film (Nominee)
Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer (Nominee)

BIFA 2023
Best British Independent Film (Nominee)
Best Screenplay (Nominee)

European Film Awards 2023
European Discovery (Winner)

Athens International Film Festival 2023
Best Picture (Winner)

BFI
MK2 Films

Prod: Konstantinos Kontovrakis
Prod: Emily Leo
Prod: Ivana MacKinnon
Dir: Molly Manning Walker
Intimacy Coordinator: Jenefer Odell

BLUE JEAN

Assistant Intimacy Coordinator

Feature Film

Kleio Films

Prod: Hélène Sifre
Dir: Georgia Oakley
Intimacy Coordinator: Jenefer Odell

LINDEX: ‘UNDERWEAR FOR LIFE’

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Commercial

Smuggler

Prod: Frida Kifeldt
Dir: Fiona Burgess

BRAUN: "SILK-EPIL 9 FLEX"

Lead Intimacy Coordinator

Commercial

FAMILIA

Prod: Emma Stevens Broyd
Dir: Lu Xiao-Wei