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Huella - Short film -  Lena Waithe's & Indeed Rising Voices fellowship winner

Written and Directed Gabriela Ortega

Executive Producers: Lena Waithe, Rishi Rajani, 271 FILMS, Ventureland, Indeed.

Produced by Helena Sardinha & Rafael Thomaseto


Official Selection:

Sundance Film Festival 2022

Aspen Shortsfest 2022

Calgary International Film Festival 2022

Crested Butte Film Festival 2022

Denver Film Festival 2022

DeadCenter Film Festival 2022

Evolution Mallorca Film Festival 2022

Fantastic Fest 2022

Film Independent's Project Involve Showcase - 2021

Hollyshorts Film Festival 2022

Highland Park International Film Festival 2022

Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival 2022

Loft Film Festival 2022

Milwaukee International Film Festival 2022 

Nashville Film Festival 2022

NewFilmmakers LA In Focus: Latinx - 2021

Official Latino Film Festival - 2022

SLASH Film Festival - 2022

Syracuse International Film Festival 2022

Terror Mollins Film Festival 2022

Tribeca Film Festival 2021 Special Showcase - 2021

Warner Media Hola Mexico TFT showcase - 2021


Best Narrative Short Award - Crested Butte Film Festival 2022

Best Experimental Short - Syracuse International Film Festival 2022

VIACOM Internation LATINX award - Hollyshorts 2022

Warner Media "New Narratives" 2022 grant for the feature-length version of Huella.

NBC/Telemundo Best Director award - LALIFF 2022


Grand Jury Prize - Sundance Film Festival 2022

Papi - Documentary Short Film - Festival run - premiering on HBO latino June 2022

Written and directed by Gabriela Ortega

Produced by Jevita Films

Official Selection:

Cinema Femme film festival - 2020

Nalip Media Fest - 2020

NFFTY Film festival - 2020

NewFilmmakers LA - In focus Latinx - 2020

Seattle Latino Film Festival - 2020

Awards & Nominations:

Winner - Cinema Femme best shorts - 2020

Nominated - Best of NewFilmmakers LA - 2020

In Case I'm Next - Short film - Premiered on Adolescent Content

A poem by Kae King

Adapted and Directed by Gabriela Ortega 

Produced by Crimson Edge 

Official Selection:

Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival - 2021

The Bathtub - Short film - Narrative/Comedy

Written by Cecily Breaux

Directed by Gabriela Ortega

Produced by Jevita Films

Step into Conversation - Music Video

Directed by Gabriela Ortega

Produced by Crimson Edge and Jevita Films

Morenita - Short film - In post-production

Written by Gabriela Ortega

Directed and performed by Gabriela Ortega and Diana Valencia

Produced by Driven Equation and Jevita Films

FEST Pitching Forum - Winner - 2020

Sundance Institute - Documentary fund finalist - 2021

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