Jack Lechner

Jack Lechner’s film work includes everything from the Oscar-winning documentary The Fog Of War, which he produced, to development on features including The Crying Game, Good Will Hunting, and The Full Monty. Lechner is also an accomplished songwriter.  He has contributed material to the 2003, 2004, and 2005 IFP Independent Spirit Awards and the film View From The Top.  As a member of the BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theater Workshop, he won the 2004 Jerry Harrington Award For Outstanding Creative Achievement in Musical Theater.  He also constructs crossword puzzles and word games and is at work on numerous children's books and a biography for adults.


Published work

Mary Had a Little Lamp (Bloomsbury USA, April 2008); Can’t Take My Eyes Off of You: One Man, Seven Days, Twelve Televisions (Crown, November 2000)