Danishka Esterhazy is a Canadian screenwriter and film director.
Esterhazy graduated from the Canadian Film Centre and the National Screen Institute.
Esterhazy is well known for her haunting stories based female-driven films. Esterhazy's films have screened in festivals and theaters and around the world including the Rome International Film Festival, the Puchon International Film Festival in South Korea, the Short Film Festival of India, La Maison Rouge in Paris and Kölner Filmhaus in Germany. Her films have been broadcast on CBC Television, Bravo and Super Channel.
Danishka is also a recipient of the prestigious Kodak New Vision Award for Most Promising Female Canadian awarded by Women in Film and Television Toronto.