Originally from Vancouver, Canada, Emma is an award winning filmmaker. She is known for her bold visual style that has made her one of the most sought after directors in her field. Her visionary approach to music videos has allowed her to work with some of the worlds top artists and has been celebrated by the Juno awards, CMAO awards, LA Reel Film Festival, MMVA's and BCCMA's among others.
Her Passion for storytelling is obvious and she has garnered significant critical praise for her short form narrative work including: Official selections at the CFC Short film festival, NSI Film Festival, Sacramento Horror Festival, Birmingham Shout Festival, Palm Beach Women’s Film Fest, AGLIFF and Best Short Film at the Oregon short Film Festival. Her work has been featured on international broadcast television including features on Entertainment Tonight, Billboard Music Awards, CTV, Much Music, CMT, MTV and many more.
In 2015 Higgins was awarded a BravoFACT grant for her original short film “Currency” (2016) and was selected for the Bell Media Sound and Vision film challenge with her short film “God Hates a Coward” (2016).
With several feature length scripts currently in development, Higgins has now set her sights on directing her highly anticipated debut feature.