MEET THE CEO / EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
About Lisa Michelle
Lisa Michelle Cornelius is a CSA-nominated Actor, Producer and CEO of Sunday Baby Films Inc.
Sunday Baby Films is a Toronto-based production company with a growing slate of film and TV projects in various stages of development, including three dramatic series’, two scripted features and a feature-length documentary on the prevalent rise of C-Section births in Canada.
Lisa Michelle’s previous producer credits include the short film Rainbow Baby, starring Kate Fenton and Amanda Cordner. The film became an Official Selection at the New York International Women’s Film Festival, Berlin International Art Film Festival, the Miami Film Awards and more. Rainbow Baby has recently been acquired by CBC as part of their “Canadian Reflections” programming on CBC Gem and their linear network, January 2024. Lisa Michelle also served as Executive Producer of the feature film Pattern (starring Al St.Louis and Nicole Power) that went on to be screened at the Reelworld Film Festival, Montreal Black Film Festival and nominated as Best Feature at the British Urban Film Festival in 2022. This summer, Pattern found a home and can now be viewed on Highball TV.
This year, Lisa Michelle was selected to take part in the Reelworld Screen Institute’s Producer Program, with whom she has attended the Banff World Media Festival, TIFF and Content Canada as one of Reelworld’s delegates. She is also a member of Women in Film & TV (WIFT-Toronto) and serves as an elected ACTRA National Councilor and ACTRA Toronto Executive VP.