Shine Global gives voice to children by telling stories
of their resilience to raise awareness, promote action and inspire change.


Meet Anne Prost, Shine's new Chair of the Board

Anne Prost is Shine’s new Chair of the Board and brings a dedication to children’s rights and a belief in the power of film to the role.

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We're hiring! Executive Assistant

Join our team!  We’re currently accepting applications for the full-time position of Executive Assistant based in our office in NYC, starting this August or September.  Please read more about the position and send a resume and cover letter detailing your interest to Kiana.

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The Wrong Light Review Highlights

The Wrong Light had its theatrical run in New York City at the Cinema Village and in Los Angeles at Laemmle’s Monica Film Center this month.  Click here to see pictures and read highlights of reviews of the film.

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The Eagle Huntress

Now available on Blu-Ray and Digital


Who we are

About Us

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.


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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.


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.
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The Wrong Light

In The Wrong Light, a charismatic activist leads a globally-regarded NGO that provides shelter and education for girls rescued from brothels in Northern Thailand. But as the filmmakers meet the girls and their families, discrepancies begin to emerge and the story takes an unexpected turn.
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The Eagle Huntress

This film follows Aisholpan, a 13 year old nomad girl, as she prepares to take on the all-male, all-grown-up world of Eagle Hunters at the annual Festival in the snow-capped Altai Mountains of North West Mongolia. More Info