Rebecca Haimowitz
Documentary Film - "Made in India"
Documentary Filmmaker
United States
(917) 685-7067

Rebecca Haimowitz Co-Directed/Produced “Made in India,” a feature documentary about outsourcing surrogate mothers to India that premiered in May 2010 at the Hot Docs Film Festival, and continues to screen at film festivals in the US and abroad.  The film won "Best Documentary" at the Florida Film Festival, the San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival as well as the Magnolia Film Festival.  Rebecca received her MFA in Filmmaking from Columbia University's Graduate School of the Arts.  She has directed various short documentary films, including a piece about feminist work in the prison abolition movement, a youth-produced series on over-policing in NYC schools (made for the NYCLU), and "Soundproof," about cochlear implants and deafness in her family.  Rebecca is committed to creating documentary and narrative films that reveal the human side behind social and political issues.

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Tuesday 26 July 2011: 8:00pm - 9:10pm