Esterhazy is a graduate of the Canadian Film Centre's Directors Lab, the TIFF Talent Lab and the National Screen Institute. She has directed two award-winning feature films: Black Field and H and G. She is the recent winner of the inaugural Amazon Video Direct Filmmaker Award at Sundance 2017. She is a member of Film Fatales and the Alliance of Women Directors. Esterhazy splits her time between Manitoba and California. She is represented by Jordan Drage at Integral Artists.