Shiva Baby
(Canada-wide)

Thursday, March 4th, 2021 at 12:00 PM

Toronto raised Emma Seligman’s award winning feature film debut, is a hilarious, sneakily eruptive, brilliant comedy that centres on a young woman forced to juggle her ex-girlfriend, older lover and pushy parents at the same funeral. Danielle, the acerbic lead character, is a college senior, a young, bisexual Jewish woman, and a sugar baby testing out the transactional powers of her sexuality. This all happens while Danielle is being poked, prodded and questioned by relatives about her plans after graduation, her weight and her love life…

SPONSORED BY:
Drs. Harry Karlinsky and Andrea Tuka

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Festivals and Awards

  • Winner - Best Feature (Audience Award), Adelaide Film Festival 2020
  • Winner - Best Narrative Feature, Indie Memphis Film Festival 2020
  • Winner - Outstanding Screenwriting in a U.S. Feature, L.A. Outfest 2020
  • Nominee - Best Canadian Feature Film, Toronto International Film Festival 2020

Event Details


Film Info

Year 2020
Country Canada
Director Emma Seligman
Cast Rachel Sennot, Molly Gordon, Polly Draper, Dannny Deferrari, Fred Melamed, Dianna Agron, Jackie Hoffman
Runtime 77 min
Language English
Genre ,