Communications & Press Manager, Milwaukee Film Festival

Emily Foster graduated from Ursuline Academy in 2009 and went on to earn a B.A. in Broadcasting and Electronic Media with a minor in Film Studies from Marquette University. Emily has a passion for documentary filmmaking and has worked under notable filmmakers and journalists such as Brad Lichtenstein, Danielle Beverly, Meg Kissinger, Tim Sutton, and Seth Bomse. Her documentary work has been shown around the country, including two short films being featured in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel‘s George A. Polk award-winning series, Chronic Crisis. In addition to film production, Emily has worked for film festivals, including the Sundance Film Festival, Seattle International Film Festival, and Cleveland International Film Festival. She is currently the Communications and Press Manager for the Milwaukee Film Festival.