TRANSFORMING CHILDREN’S LIVESTHROUGH FILM
Shine Global gives voice to children and families by telling stories
of their resilience to raise awareness, promote action and inspire change.
Watch Shine’s newest digital series “The Election Effect” Premiering April 26th on Facebook.com/ShineGlobal
The 2016 Election was unlike any we’ve seen in modern history. In its wake, a group of award-winning documentarians set out to chronicle what the results meant to students around the country. The result: The Election Effect, a five-part documentary series that showcases life for the next generation of voters.
Gail Collins Khosla brings a combination of marketing experience, work in development for not for profits, and a strong desire to help children to her role as a Shine Global Board of Directors Member.
Shine’s Susan MacLaury reflects on the recent gun violence impacting of one of our current film subjects and the need for action to protect all children.
Who we are
Shine Global is a non-profit media company. We produce inspiring films and compelling content about at-risk children. Through tailored distribution and outreach, we connect with our audiences in communities, classrooms, museums, and on Capitol Hill as part of a powerful engagement campaign to encourage social change.
Shine Global aims to harness the power of documentary film as a dynamic force for positive change by creating a full outreach and engagement campaign for each of our films.
Our Latest Films
Shine’s mission is to give voice to children by telling stories of their resilience to raise awareness, promote action, and inspire change.
The Election Effect
The 2016 Election was unlike any we’ve seen in modern history. In its wake, a group of award-winning documentarians set out to chronicle what the results meant to students around the country. The result: The Election Effect, a five-part documentary series that showcases life for the next generation of voters. More Info
Tre Maison Dasan
Tre Maison Dasan is a story that explores parental incarceration through the eyes of three boys. Following their interweaving trajectories through boyhood marked by the criminal justice system, and told directly through the child’s perspective, the film unveils the challenges of growing up and what it means to become a man in America.
In this documentary/animated film, a talented group of orphaned children in Swaziland collaborate to write an original African tale about Liyana, a girl on a dangerous quest. Inspired by the children’s darkest memories and brightest dreams, their fictional character’s journey reveals parallels between her fate and that of the young storytellers. Produced in Association with Shine Global.
- Shine Board Member Profile: Gail Collins Khosla
- Tre Maison Dasan World Premiere at San Fransisco Intl Film Festival
- Notes from Susan: Teens Affected by Gun Violence
- Notes from Susan: Finding Hope - Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting
- Shine Board Member Profile: Adrienne Lopez
- Meet our 2018 Spring Interns