Elad Keidan is an Israeli film maker, writer and director. A graduate of the Sam Spiegel film school in Jerusalem, Elad continues to study arts and film at the Tel-Aviv University. In addition to making films, his experience includes TV work, academic writing and teaching. His short films were screened worldwide, amongst them ANTHEM which won the Cinéfondation 1st prize at Cannes 2008, a unique accomplishment for an Israeli short film. AFTERTHOUGHT is his debut feature. Born in Haifa, Elad is a father of two.