Gina Eff. is an independent scholar and an horror enthusiast with an M.A. degree in Film Studies. She is also the current curator for The Black Museum. As a cinephile and a fan especially of Canadian cinema, she has served in coordinator roles with Cellar Door Film Festival, Eve Film Festival, TIFF, and the NFB. She currently hangs out behind the scenes at Wattpad, where she’s also slowly building up her body of horror fiction. Her non-fiction horror musings have been published via the American Review of Canadian Studies, Anatomy of a Scream, and Grim Magazine. She is co-editor and co-author of The Canadian Horror Film: Terror of the Soul (U of T Press: 2015), and a contributor to Cinema of Pain: On Quebec’s Nostalgic Screen (WLU Press: 2020).