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Emma Seligman

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Emma Seligman, director, screenwriter,

B: in Toronto, Ontario

Emma Seligman first showed her interest in film by writing reviews. Born in Toronto, she went on to study film at New York University Tisch School of the Arts, graduating in May 2017. She made three short films including Lonewoods and then in 2018 turning out Void and Shiva Baby, which was her thesis film. This version of Shiva Baby screened at the 2018 South by Southwest film festival while Seligman began development of a feature-length version. Released in 2020, Shiva Baby had its World Premiere at the 2020 South by Southwest Film Festival (SXSW). We list her credits as a Director first.

Features & TV Movies:
indicates Direct-to-Video Release

Lonewoods (2017, short)
Void (2018, short)
Shiva Baby (2018, short)

Shiva Baby (2020)

Credits as a Screenwriter:
Lonewoods (2017, short)
Void (2018, short)
Shiva Baby (2018, short)

Shiva Baby (2020)

Shiva Baby, movie, poster,