The latest news and blogs from Shine Global about the power of film and children’s rights
CASA Essex recently hosted a screening of Shine’s documentary Tre Maison Dasan for their volunteers and staff and other employees of the Essex County New Jersey child welfare system to help provide insight into the impact of a parent’s incarceration on their children and to spark discussion of how to effectively support this vulnerable population.
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, Syeda Anjum and Paige McCall who will be working with Shine Global this semester.
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.
PBS’s Independent Lens will broadcast the feature-length documentary Tre Maison Dasan during the 2019 spring season.
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.
- CASA screening of Tre Maison Dasan Inspires Those Working with Children and the Incarcerated
- Liyana Red Carpet Premiere
- Meet our Fall 2018 Interns
- Sunny Hostin Honoree
- Tre Maison Dasan to broadcast on PBS's Independent Lens in Spring 2019
- Liyana Opens October 10 in NYC
- The Election Effect Wins Best Doc Series at IAWTV Awards