Rain Bennett is a two time Emmy-nominated filmmaker, public speaker, and writer. He directed and produced his first independent feature length documentary by traveling the world with only a backpack and a Canon DSLR camera. That film, Raise Up: The World is Our Gym won “Best of the Fest” at the Hip Hop Film Festival and received global distribution through Red Bull Media House. Bennett has been featured in Men’s Health and Sports Business Global and is a regular contributor to Breaking Muscle and Chapelboro.com. Based out of Durham, NC, Bennett currently writes and directs narrative and documentary film projects and is finishing his first novel.