Shonna Foster is a Director, Producer and Actress from Toronto, Canada. She obtained a B.F.A honors degree in Theatre from York University. A hard working creative professional with an immeasurable sense of drive, passion and commitment to the art of film & television, she manages to balance her creative endeavors along with a full time job in the film and television industry. As well, she is active in volunteering, youth mentoring and teaching drama & film workshops through working with such organizations as Youth Unlimited, The CFC, Success Beyond Limits, TIFF and the Reel World Film Festival. She comes to BTFF after sitting on the Advisory Board and assisting with the programming of the Toronto Youth Short Film Festival from 2014-2016 and assisting with the programming of the 2016 Regent Park Film Festival.