Joy Webster is an award-winning director, screenwriter and editor based in Toronto, Canada.
A graduate of Ryerson University's film program, Joy was the recipient of the Norman Jewison Award for best thesis film at Ryerson University for her film, In The Weeds (2015).
Her second short film, Game (2017), screened at 21 film festivals around the world, winning 11 awards including “Best Short” at the Canadian Film Fest and two Golden Sheaf Awards for “Best Fiction Short” and “Best Emerging Filmmaker” at the Yorkton Film Festival. The film was also broadcasted on CBC, and featured on Film Shortage and the YouTube channel, Omeleto.
Joy's most recent short film, Buzzard (2019), was selected to be as part of the Telefilm: Not Short on Talent showcase at the Cannes Short Film Corner this year and will have it's film festival premiere this fall.
Joy is currently in the process of writing the script for her first feature film.