Aaron Mirkin is an award-winning queer filmmaker from Toronto. His short films have screened internationally at various festivals including the Clermont-Ferrand International Film Festival, Palm Springs ShortFest, Vancouver International Film Festival, Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival and the Hollyshorts Film Festival.

He has also directed music videos for the bands Picastro and Xiu Xiu. Additionally, Aaron has worked as a picture editor and sound designer on award-winning television shows and short films. He is a graduate of Ryerson University and Norman Jewison's Canadian Film Centre.