• Why Director Emma Seligman Made Shiva Baby for Young Bisexual Women

    13 days ago - By AnOther

    “Rachel sent that to me!” exclaims Emma Seligman, the writer and director of the new awkward Jewish comedy, Shiva Baby. Seligman was still in the press cycle for her debut feature film when a second project with the former's lead, Rachel Sennott, was announced in April and quickly secured its own Letterboxd page: “Gerwig/Ronan walked so Seligman/Sennott could run,” reads one standout quote. “I mean, I hope Rachel and I continue to get to makehellip;
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  • Shiva Baby is about ‘how being a young woman is a horror movie'

    Shiva Baby is about ‘how being a young woman is a horror movie'

    13 days ago - By Dazed Digital

    Rachel Sennott is a new kind of scream queen. Before the 25-year-old actor enters the frame in Shiva Baby , her character Danielle can be heard producing a deafening, comically fake orgasm. It's so loud, your neighbours will assume you're watching a streaming service that isn't, let's say, MUBI. But beyond Danielle ecstatically coming off-screen before she comes on-screen,hellip;
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