Emily works at SnagFilms and IndieWIRE (subsidiary of SnagFilms), the former a streaming website and distribution platform for independent, art house, and classic films and documentaries, and the latter the premiere online news source for independent film and entertainment. Before that, she was a Creative Executive at an independent film production company, Paper Street Films, where she read incoming script submissions and developed films for production. She graduated from NYU’s Kanbar Institute of Film and Television with a major in Film Production and a minor in Comparative Literature. She has directed five short documentaries, written, directed, and produced two short narrative dramas, and is currently finishing a feature-length screenplay. In addition to writing screenplays, Emily also writes short fiction and film reviews. Originally from San Francisco, she currently resides in Brooklyn, New York.