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Emma Fidel is a filmmaker and journalist based in New York City. She has worked as a producer on feature documentaries for HBO, Netflix, Amazon, and Showtime. Before working in film, she was a director/producer at VICE News for four years.

Emma was the U.S. field producer for the HBO documentary IN THE SAME BREATH, which premiered at Sundance 2021. She was the co-producer for the Netflix Original documentary TAKE YOUR PILLS: XANAX. She is currently directing her first feature documentary about a non-binary drag queen who ran for New York City Council in 2021.

Emma graduated from Dartmouth College after serving as editor-in-chief of the daily student newspaper, The Dartmouth, and living abroad in Mexico and Peru. She has since produced videos for The New York Times, Vogue, Teen Vogue, Cosmo, and GQ, and has reported for Bloomberg News and the Associated Press.


Her favorite animals are alpacas.

Say hi! emmafidelfilms [at] gmail [dot] com

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