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210 Ratings

The Door in the Floor

Directed by Tod Williams
United States, 2004


A writer’s young assistant becomes both pawn and catalyst in his boss’s disintegrating household. Set in the beach community of East Hampton, New York, the film chronicles one pivotal summer in the lives of famous children’s books author Ted Cole and his beautiful wife Marion.

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The Door in the Floor
Directed by Tod Williams

Awards & Festivals

Independent Spirit Awards

2005 | 2 nominations including: Best Screenplay

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2004 | Golden Seashell

National Board of Review

2004 | Winner: Special Recognition

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2004 | 2nd place: Best Actress

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