I am a filmmaker retired from commercial work and use my talent and skills to tell stories about people and communities.
Stephen Seliy is an independent filmmaker and cinematographer headquartered in Pittsburgh. Seliy believes that Cinema can engage hearts and minds with inspiring storytelling. Seliy has been employed as a filmmaker, producer, director and cinematographer for 40 years and is currently the owner of silverlakefilms.com as a documentarian. Seliy grew up in a small coal mining town east of Pittsburgh just as the mine was tapped out. As a student at the University of Pittsburgh Seliy worked his way through school on the labor gang at US Steel’s Duquesne Works.