Rebecca is an award-winning director, writer and producer specializing in history and social issue documentaries.  She won the 2018 Canadian Screen Award for best direction in a documentary program.


Born and raised in London, England, Rebecca's early career was spent working at the BBC in the documentary Arts and History units.  She moved to Toronto in 2010.

Her documentary writing/directing broadcast credits include CBC’s Nature of Things and HISTORY's Real Vikings, Museum Secrets, Perfect Storms, Battle Castle and Mummies Alive. She has spent three seasons in Los Angeles working on NBC’s celebrity family history show, Who Do You Think You Are? 

Rebecca created, produced and directed the online documentary series The Better is Possible Project, with a number of the films playing festivals worldwide.

In 2019 Rebecca wrote and directed two feature-length documentaries: Cheating Hitler: Surviving the Holocaust which aired on HISTORY on Remembrance Day, and Pandora's Box: Lifting the Lid on Menstruation which won the Alliance of Women Film Journalists Special Jury Award at the Whistler Film Festival.