Biscuit Filmworks signs Rachel McDonald

Rachel is award-winning director with an adept sensitivity to her subjects, she has made her mark in the commercial world with notable campaigns for Facebook, Microsoft, IKEA, HP, and the Grammys. Her “Behind the Post” PSA for the One Love Foundation earned multiple awards including a Silver Cannes Lion and continues to be used as part of the organization’s curriculum for recognizing and preventing relationship abuse. She got her start in features working for acclaimed directors Frank Darabont, Nancy Meyers, and Clint Eastwood. She has also written and directed several acclaimed short films including “Thirst” starring Melanie Griffith and documentary short “Uganda: Friends of the Gorilla.”

“Rachel is a striking talent who combines elegantly composed visuals with affecting narratives to make viewers feel deeply connected to the story unfolding onscreen,” said Shawn Lacy, Co-Founder and Managing Director at Biscuit. “We’re very excited to welcome her to the Biscuit roster and work together on more memorable stories.”