Rebekah Louisa Smith, Author at Raindance

About Rebekah Louisa Smith


Dr Rebekah Louisa Smith began her film industry career in 2008, working as a producer on Wales’ most successful national horror film festival; the Abertoir Horror Festival.

A decade ago, she created her company The Film Festival Doctor, the name a nod to her academic past. Rebekah has a PhD in Film and Audience research, her thesis based on the work of her hero Quentin Tarantino. Rebekah and her team are committed to transforming the lives of independent films through film festivals.

Rebekah and her team thrive to give their filmmaker clients visibility, awards, opportunities and recognition within the industry. Currently, the company (which has offices in London and Los Angeles) has helped win over 750 awards for their clients and Rebekah has supported over 500 creatives across the world guiding them on their journeys to success.