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Rebecca Halfon is a writer, filmmaker, and producer born and raised in New York City. Her most recent film, “Bodega,” had its World Premiere at the 2019 South by Southwest Film Festival. She has a background in environmental advocacy, and also worked for two years as personal assistant to actor and activist Mark Ruffalo before pursuing a career in filmmaking. She is an alumna of Barnard College (2013).

Her newest 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.

UPCOMING “BODEGA” SCREENINGS:

Indy Shorts International Film Festival on 7/27 and 7/28.
Indie Street Film Festival on 7/28.
Michael Moore’s Traverse City Film Festival on 8/1.
Long Beach International Film Festival on 8/2.
New York No Limits: Art of the Short Film on 8/3.