RACHEL VAN DER MERWE

Producer

Born and raised in South Africa, RACHEL VAN DER MERWE first fell in love with the medium of film in high school after immigrating to Knoxville, TN. Now, she is currently studying Film Production with a minor in Psychology as a junior at Biola University. She is excited to work on Persimmon because it combines her passions for film and for experiencing foreign cultures. She hopes that she will able to produce more films overseas in years to come.