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

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

She has a background in environmental advocacy and worked as assistant to actor and activist Mark Ruffalo before pursuing filmmaking. She is an alumna of Barnard College (2013).

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