Rebecca Pierce is a journalist and documentary filmmaker based in San Francisco, California. Her multimedia storytelling covers a diverse range of topics including race, religion, global conflict, and human rights. She has a BA in Film and Digital Media from UC Santa Cruz and was an Affiliate Fellow at Harvard's Religion, Conflict, and Peace Initiative. Rebecca’s work as a filmmaker has taken her around the world with projects shot in the Middle East, Asia Pacific region, Europe, and the United States. Her essay writing and public speaking on racial justice issues affecting African American and Jewish communities has been featured by The Nation, The New Republic, Jewish Currents, The Forward, and NPR's All Things Considered.