Rebecca Halfon is a writer and director born and raised in New York City.

Her latest short film, “Bodega,” had its World Premiere at the 2019 South by Southwest Film Festival, premiered online on Short of the Week, and was selected as a Vimeo Staff Pick.

She has worked as a freelance producer and editor, and also has a background in environmental advocacy. Before pursuing filmmaking, she was assistant to actor & activist Mark Ruffalo. She is an alumna of Barnard College (2013).

Her next project, a short comedy called “Esther,” is currently in pre-production.

You can email her at rebecca@halfon.com and follow updates on her work on Instagram: @rebhalf.