Emily Wilson Emily Wilson Filmmaker


Emily Wilson, Danny Dikel

Emily Wilson is an LA-based filmmaker with a long held passion and curiosity for film and media.

As a WRITER/DIRECTOR, Emily’s films tend to be darkly comedic and outrageous in subject matter. In fact, her short comedy pilot (I Adore Dolores) won “Most Outrageous” at Orlando Film Festival and her subsequent film (Danny’s Girl) premiered within the Midnight Shorts Category at Sundance Film Festival. Other writer-director accolades include laurels at SXSW, SeriesFest, The Gotham Labs, Vimeo Staff Pick, and “Top Films of 2020” as curated by No Budge.

Possessing a love for VIDEO EDITING, Emily has collaborated with high-profile media companies in both the scripted and documentary space for film, television, branded, and digital media. Such work has been seen on Viceland, A&E, Lifetime, NBC,National Geographic, Sports Illustrated - to name just a handful. Within the festival space, Emily’s editing work has played TIFF, SXSW, Sundance, Fantastic Fest, Final Girls Berlin, IndieLisboa, and Philadelphia Latino Film Festival. 

Emily is currently a freelance filmmaker, and always on the look out for new collaborators.