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

NewFilmmakers LA In Focus: Latinx - 2021

Warner Media Hola Mexico TFT showcase - 2021

Film Independent's Project Involve Showcase - 2021


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


Best Drama - Best of NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (pending)

Best Performance, Shakira Barrera - Best of NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (pending)

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 - Feature 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