News & Blog

The latest news and blogs from Shine Global about the power of film and children’s rights

Liyana Red Carpet Premiere

Liyana Red Carpet Premiere

Liyana’s Red Carpet Premiere was Tuesday October 9th in New York City. Executive Producer Thandie Newton joined the filmmakers and three of the film subjects on the red carpet. The film opens in NYC on October 10 with more theaters across the country in the coming weeks.

Meet our Fall 2018 Interns

Meet our Fall 2018 Interns

Meet our fall 2018 interns, Syeda Anjum and Paige McCall who will be working with Shine Global this semester.

Shine Global to Honor Sunny Hostin at 4th Annual Gala

Shine Global to Honor Sunny Hostin at 4th Annual Gala

Sunny Hostin, the Emmy nominated co-host of The View and the Emmy-winning Senior Legal Correspondent for ABC News, will be awarded the inaugural Shine Global Beacon Award for her commitment to children.

Liyana Opens October 10 in NYC

A group of young children in Swaziland use the power of storytelling to work through personal traumas. The result: “Liyana,” a documentary about a fictional young girl of the same name, told through the children’s voiceovers and a moving painting-style animation. The film opens in NYC on October 10.