Company & Founder

REBEL SEED FILMS

Rebel Seed Films develops independent films inspired by true events about ordinary people who go against the grain to achieve something extraordinary. The production company focuses on projects about crime/justice, military/war, civil rights, and American innovation.

REBEL SEED STUDIOS

Rebel Seed Studios independently releases Rebel Seed's films directly to fans, produces products inspired by our projects, and provides exciting opportunities for fans to get involved and support independent film.

REBEL SEED PUBLISHING

Rebel Seed Publishing acquires and publishes narrative nonfiction books that have potential for film or TV adaptation in the genres of crime, sports, war, justice, and American innovation, history, politics, and current events, and how-to books on the subjects of writing and filmmaking.

FILM INSIGHTS PODCAST

From 2013 to 2014, Rebel Seed founder Laura Cross hosted the Rebel Seed and Film Insights podcasts where she talked with film producers, directors, and writers about their experiences and projects, and interviewed industry insiders about their expertise in the business of screenwriting and filmmaking. You can access the podcast archives here.

FILM & SCRIPT INSIGHTS BLOG & RESOURCES

Rebel Seed shares insights for screenwriters writers and filmmakers via the Film & Script Insights Blog.

Check out the Storytellers Collection for currently available resources, training, and services for authors, screenwriters, and filmmakers.

FILM & SCRIPT SHOWCASE

The Film and Script Showcase provides opportunities for screenwriters and filmmakers (through film & script competitions) to showcase their projects to an ideal audience, get noticed by influencers and promote their work to managers, producers, and industry executives. Click here for links to the submission pages.

ABOUT THE FOUNDER - Laura Cross

Rebel Seed was founded by writer, producer, and director, Laura Cross in 2014.

Laura earned a certificate in Feature Film Writing from the University of California, Los Angeles, Extension (UCLA-E), and completed UCLA-E’s respected Independent Film Producer Program.


Prior to launching Rebel Seed, she spent 12 years in finance, including the accounting departments of production companies, and as the Controller in the Los Angeles office of a global private equity firm. Laura also worked in special event sales, and had a second career as a professional ghostwriter and consultant of narrative nonfiction and how-to books.

To discover more about Laura, visit her website at RebelWriterFilmmaker.com and follow her on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.