Rebecca Sweetman

Rebecca Sweetman is the Founding Director of The Paradigm Shift Project, a registered Canadian charity that creates educational documentary resources to change worldviews.  With a background in grassroots movements for social and environmental justice, Rebecca uses a lens of solidarity in her filmmaking to build trust, connection, and engagement across socioeconomic and geopolitical boundaries.  Her projects are diverse and benefit communities across the globe working for a better and more sustainable future.  From human rights violations in Indonesia’s palm oil plantations, to food insecurity in Peru’s slums, to street and refugee children in Malaysia, to access to water and sexual slavery in India, Rebecca documents the amazing solutions happening on the world’s toughest issues, to show that each one of us can, and should, get involved.