Silka Luisa started working in film at Killer Films, Panamax Films and Sony Pictures Television. She recently completed an MFA in Film from Columbia University. Among other awards, Silka received the IFP-Marcie Bloom Fellowship, a mentorship program led by Dylan Leiner and Marcie Bloom of Sony Pictures Classics, a Film Independent Project Involve Fellowship and an Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Grant. Her screenplay, CACIQUE, placed in the Nicholl Fellowship and her screenplay, RED CLOVER, was funded by the McNamara Creative Arts Grant.
Silka will be working on her script, ARCANA: A psychic teenager discovers that the tarot deck is a treasure map to dangerous relics and she must reconnect with her Romani family to decode the cards and destroy the artifacts.