After graduating in cinema studies with a dissertation on “Eurimages and the New European Cinema” Rebecca De Pas started working for festivals in 2004, at the Bologna Film Archive. After different experiences in Italy, France and Spain, in 2009, she joined FID Marseille where she served for 11 years as programmer as well as co-head of the FID Lab,
the international co-production platform. In 2018 she became program advisor for the Viennale. In the past she has been in the selection committee of the Berlinale Talents, mentor for the Feature Expanded Training Program, artistic director of the Journées Cinématographiques Dionysiennes, manager of the training program Ex Oriente Film and she collaborated in the programming of La
Roche sur Yon IFF, as matchmaker for the Orizzonti section of the Venice IFF , the Riviera Maya Film Festival in Mexico and the Environmental Film Festival of Paris. Starting by September 2019 Rebecca joined Visions du Réel team as programmer.