SUGAR GLASS FILMS
A boutique production company founded by Rebeca Ortiz & Alicia K. Harris.
Dedicated to sharing the unique stories of the underrepresented.
Alicia & Rebeca met at Ryerson University, where they collaborated on their first film, Love Stinks (2016). They were recognized as the most promising filmmakers of their graduating class, winning BEST FILM & BEST DIRECTOR. The film went on to win a Golden Sheaf Award (Yorkton Film Festival, 2017) and was licensed to CBC for broadcast, currently playing on CBC Gem.
Their work has been broadcast on TVO, Bell Fibe TV1, and at numerous festivals, including the Festival du nouveau cinéma, Vancouver International Film Festival and Atlantic International Film Festival. They’ve been supported by the Canada Arts Council, Ontario Arts Council, Toronto Arts Council, and the National Film Board of Canada.
Alicia is an alumna of The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television’s directing program. Rebeca is an alumna of the WIFT-T Deluxe Producer’s Mentorship.
Rebeca loves learning, languages, family, and karaoke.
Alicia is a lover of intersectional feminism, live music, children + youth, traveling and cats.
Rebeca Ortiz - rebeca [at]sugarglassfilms.com
Alicia. K Harris - alicia[at]sugarglassfilms.com