Rebecca Day

Documentary Producer

Rebecca Day is a qualified psychotherapist and freelance documentary producer. She founded Film In Mind in 2018 to address mental health in the film industry and has spoken at festivals such as IDFA, Getting Real Documentary Conference and Sheffield DocFest on the issue. She offers consultancies, workshops and therapeutic support to filmmakers working in difficult situations and with vulnerable people. She has worked extensively with the Scottish Documentary Institute as a producer and on their impact work, most notably on the successful campaigns around award-winning documentary I AM BREATHING and SEVEN SONGS FOR A LONG LIFE, and has recently joined the impact team on EVELYN, made by Academy Award-winning director Orlando Von Eisendel. Her feature doc BECOMING ANIMAL, a Swiss/Scottish co-production directed by Emma Davie & Peter Mettler, was released in 2018 and she is developing a new feature with award-winning filmmaker Duncan Cowles titled SILENT MEN.