Shaun Williams is a musician, ethnographer, and filmmaker from Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. He is a PhD candidate in Ethnomusicology at Indiana University and is currently based in Bucharest, Romania. From 2008-2012, Shaun served as a U.S. Peace Corps volunteer in the Transcarpathia and Pokuttia regions of western Ukraine, where he worked with Romani rights and disability rights organizations. He has worked on several short films, documentaries, and independent feature films as an editor and sound designer since 2006. “Zakarpattia” (2018) is his feature directorial debut.