Our Founder

Sidra Smith is an accomplished producer, director, and entrepreneur who has made a significant impact in the entertainment industry. With a passion for storytelling and a commitment to amplifying marginalized voices, Sidra has established herself as a prominent figure in Hollywood and beyond.

As the founder of 6 AND LINE, Sidra has dedicated her career to creating compelling content that challenges norms and sparks meaningful conversations. Sidra has produced and directed a wide range of projects, including documentaries, feature films, television series and experiential events.

Sidra also has a deep connection to the diaspora. Her work in Ghana includes producing the Pan-African talk show Time With David and a series of documentaries on multinationals doing business in Africa, covering sectors such as education, banking, reducing poverty through agriculture and children. Her work has also been recognized and celebrated for its authenticity, depth, and social impact. She has also gained critical acclaim for her series “A Luv Tale: The Series,” which honestly portrays LGBTQIA+ love and relationships. Additionally, her feature documentary film “Free Angela and All Political Prisoners” received widespread acclaim and shed light on the life and activism of Angela Davis.

Another one of Sidra’s notable achievements is her role as an executive producer on the critically acclaimed film “Sylvie’s Love.” This captivating love story, set in the vibrant jazz scene of 1950s New York, has garnered widespread acclaim for its beautiful storytelling, stunning visuals, and powerful performances at the helm of director, Eugene Ash. Sidra’s involvement in the film showcases her keen eye for exceptional storytelling and her ability to bring impactful stories to life.

In addition to her work as a producer, Sidra is also a skilled marketer and collaborator. She worked closely with Amazon to develop and execute effective marketing strategies for “Sylvie’s Love”. Her expertise in understanding audience engagement and creating compelling promotional campaigns has contributed to the success of this project and has solidified her reputation as a versatile and innovative producer.

In addition to her work as a filmmaker, Sidra is a passionate advocate for diversity and inclusion in the entertainment industry. She actively supports and mentors emerging filmmakers, particularly those from underrepresented communities, and strives to create opportunities for their voices to be heard.


Sidra’s dedication to storytelling and her commitment to social change have earned her numerous accolades, including awards from prestigious film festivals and an NAACP Image Award. Her work continues to inspire and empower audiences around the world, making a lasting impact on both the entertainment industry and society as a whole.

Through her visionary leadership and unwavering commitment to excellence, Sidra Smith is shaping the future of storytelling and paving the way for a more inclusive and diverse entertainment landscape.