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Rachel Thomas-Medwid

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Rachel S. Thomas-Medwid
(978) 621-3070 phone
33 Tenney Street
Georgetown, Ma 01833

Rachel S. Thomas-Medwid is an award-winning director, screenwriter, and independent filmmaker. A few of her recent awards include being an ISA Top Twenty-Five Screenwriter to Watch, the Grand Prize Winner in the Emerging Screenwriter’s Shoot Your Short Contest, Michelle Mower Female Filmmaker of the Year Award, Austin Revolution Film Festival; Female Filmmaker Award, Lonely Seal International Film Festival; Grand Jury Award for Best Woman Director, American Filmmatic Arts Awards; New England Film Star Awards Finalist; and Best Narrative Short Film Director, Mystic Film Festival.

Rachel is a Board Member of Women in Film Video New England and has served on the Sherman Oaks Film Festival Filmmakers Board.

Her film The Squirrels in the Attic has been recognized in over 14 film festivals and won six awards to date. In the Company of Crows, written and directed by Rachel, has screened at 14 festivals to date, also winning multiple awards and nominations to date.

iNFLUENCE, based on Rachel’s screenplay that was the Grand Prize winner in the Emerging Screenwriters Shoot Your Short contest, will be premiering at Hollyshorts Film Festival in 2022. Penny, written and directed by Rachel and based on her multi-award-winning script, is scheduled for release in early 2022.