Aeyliya Husain


Aeyliya Husain is an award-winning documentary filmmaker whose work focuses on representation, images of war and their interpretation, women and photography. She has exhibited at festivals both nationally and internationally, including Tribeca Film Festival where her film Shooting War was nominated for "Best Short Documentary." She has an MFA in Film Production from York University and her projects have received support from the Canada Council for the Arts, the Ontario Arts Council and the Toronto Arts Council.

For The Fifth Region, she collaborated with Inuk co-director Gabriel Nuraki Koperqualuk, an emerging filmmaker and artist based in Montréal.

Films by Aeyliya Husain