Tally Abecassis

Tally Abecassis is a Montreal-based documentary filmmaker and podcast producer. She is the host and creator of First Day Back, a critically-acclaimed podcast about people coming back from a life-changing event. Season 3 of the show is currently in production with EW Scripps and Stitcher.

Tally has made documentary films that have played at festivals and on television around the world. She has worked on TV series in both English and French as well as several webdocs. Tally was also the founder and host of the long-running live storytelling series This Really Happened that ran sold-out shows across Canada. She is the author, with photographer Claudine Sauvé of Barbershops, a coffee table book about the disappearing temples of manhood. Tally has one husband and two kids and is open to getting a dog. 

To reach Tally: tally[at]firstdaybackpodcast.com