Emily Aguilar


Emily Aguilar is an award-winning film director in Los Angeles known for creating emotional impact for her audience in narrative films. She is the director and producer for The MomentEM Productions, which has produced dozens of commercials, films and online video content. 

Emily has directed two feature films, "Clara's Ultimate Christmas", which will be released this Christmas 2018 through the Dove Channel; and "Pipeline", a horror feature film, which will be screened at film festivals this Fall 2018.

She is founder of the 4th annual Global Impact Film Festival held at the Renaissance Hotel in Washington, DC every August that showcases short films from all around the world that provoke and inspire social change.

Emily was recently featured on the Spotlight on Screenwriters book for her feature films "Clara's Ultimate Christmas" and "Pipeline". Emily’s alma mater recognized her work amongst hundreds of filmmakers in the 2016- 2017 cohort for the SFTV/ Film Independent Incubator Lab Program for her work, My Brothers War, to be released January 2019.

A Washington DC native of Latino heritage, she has a competitive edge who aims to provoke, educate and inspire her audience in both her creative and commercial productions. Emily is currently working on her third feature film to be filmed Summer 2018. 

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