Profile: Contest Mentor and Director/Producer Rachel Talalay

Rachel TRachel Talalay has worked as a director, producer, and writer in film and television over 25 years – in the UK, the US and Canada.

In 2014 she became the 7th woman to direct Doctor Who in its 51-year history, shooting the two-part finale of Series 8.

Her eclectic resume includes directing Tank Girl, Freddy’s Dead (Nightmare on Elm Street 6), Wind in the Willows, award-winning mini-series (Terminal City, Durham County and Dice) and more than 70 hours of television in the US, UK and Canada from Ally McBeal to Without a Trace, Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) to Touching Evil. Continue reading