Shiva Baby

Director: Emma Seligman | USA / Canada | 2020 | Comedy | English | 77 mins


Saturday, 20 November, 10:00pm

Danielle is at a funeral service with her parents when she runs into both her ex-girlfriend, Maya, and her sugar daddy, Max. While enduring the usual questioning from relatives, Danielle attempts to negotiate with her over-involved mother, manages her interactions with Maya, and deals with her secret relationship with Max, who turns out to have extra secrets of his own. There is also the question of who has dieda|

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5 wins and 17 nominations

  • 2020 Adelaide Film Festival
    • Winner: Audience Award:A Best Feature: Emma Seligman
  • 2021 Americana Film Fest
    • Nominee: Audience Award:A Tops: Emma Seligman
  • 2021 Bruin Film Society Awards
    • Winner; BFS Award:A Best Actress: Rachel Sennott
    • Nominee: BFS Award:A Best Picture, Best Director: Emma Seligman, Best Screenplay: Emma Seligman, Best Original Score/Soundtrack: Ariel Marx, A Best Ensemble: Outstanding Achievement in Independent Filmmaking from a First Time Director: Emma Seligman
  • 2020 Calgary International Film Festival
    • Nominee: Best International Feature:A International Narrative Competition: Emma Seligman
  • 2020 Deauville Film Festival
    • Nominee: Grand Special Prize:A Emma Seligman
  • 2020 Denver International Film Festival
    • Nominee: American Independent Award,A Best Feature Film: Emma Seligman
  • 2021 Hollywood Critics Association
    • Nominee: Midseason Award,A Best Actress: A Rachel Sennott, A Best Picture, Best Filmmaker: Emma Seligman
  • 2020 Indie Memphis Film Festival
    • Winner: Best Narrative Feature:A Emma Seligman
  • 2021 IndieLisboa International Independent Film Festival
    • Nominee: Grand Prize City of Lisbon:A International Competition: Emma Seligman
  • 2020 L.A. Outfest
    • Winner: Grand Jury Award:Outstanding Screenwriting in a U.S. Feature: Emma Seligman
  • 2020 Mar del Plata Film Festival
    • Nominee: Best Film:A International Competition: Emma Seligman
  • 2021 ReFrameA 2021
    • Winner: ReFrame Stamp:A Narrative & Animated Feature
  • 2020 SXSW Film Festival
    • Nominee: SXSW Grand Jury Award:A Narrative Feature: Emma Seligman
  • 2020 Toronto International Film Festival
    • Nominee: Best Canadian Feature Film:A Emma Seligman
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