Rebecca Thomas

Rebecca Thomas

USA

Biography

Born in Walnut Creek, USA in 1984 she grew up in a strict Mormon family in Las Vegas. At the age of twenty, she served on 18 months on Mormon mission in Japan. On her return she decided to abandon all religious strictures and begin filmmaking. Her first short screenplay, NOBODY KNOWS YOU, NOBODY GIVES A DAMN, received its premiere at Sundance in 2009. She subsequently took up screenwriting and directing at Columbia University in New York.

Films Selection