THE TEAM

Emily Shaw
Executive Director 

Emily is a fourth year student at Western University studying at the Ivey School of Business. Passionate about film and the creative arts, she hopes to inspire students to create, collaborate, and unlock their full artistic potential. She loves that WSFF provides an accessible platform for aspiring student filmmakers to challenge themselves, showcase their work, and connect with other filmmakers in the community.

Luna Yyx
Finance Director

Luna is a second year student studying Financial Modeling at Western Univeristy.  Luna’s favourite part about WSFF is the festival's ability to break down the barriers associated with filmmaking and giving students an opportunity to feed their creative side.

Taylor Martins
Promotions Director

Taylor is a fourth year student at Western University studying Media, Information & Technoculture with an interest in the film and production. She hopes to pursue a career in film after graduation as she is passionate about storytelling. She loves that WSFF is a way for students to network within the film industry. 

Sahaana Kuganesan 
Promotions Director

Sahaana is a second year student at Western University studying Media, Information, & Technoculture. She is excited for WSFF's potential to inspire and cultivate a community of support, passion, and appreciation.