Rebecca Manley at Peckham Levels

Selected as a BAFTA Guru Pro Emerging Talent in Film 2016, Rebecca is an award-winning director working across commercials, branded content and short film.

Rebecca’s work is bursting with imagination and creative flair. Whether the medium be animation or live action, the tactile, handcrafted quality that characterizes her filmmaking approach gives her unique worlds, and the characters she creates, a universal appeal.

The Story

Rebecca has directed & designed multiple spots for some of the world’s top brands including Starbucks, Hersheys, Google, P&G, Sony, Kraft, and FIFA. Her work was recently featured in a Campaign magazine article focusing on some of Grey London’s best work of the last 30 years, as well as picking up numerous short film awards.

Her latest short ‘Now You See It’ is an artistic piece about environmental damage.

The film features the voice of Ewan McGregor.

The People

Rebecca is a freelance animation & live action writer/director/designer and takes on direct commissions. But she is represented by Independent Films/Indy8 in association with Aardman animation and is exclusive to them for directing commercials and branded content.

Why Peckham?

Rebecca lives in Peckham and so feels very much part of the artistic fabric of the area. She loves the diversity of creative talent that exists in this part of London.

Your hopes for Peckham Levels?

Rebecca is looking to forge new creative friendships and collaborations as part of the Peckham Levels studios community.