Category Archives: News

Shine Global Receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant


National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Acting Chairman Joan Shigekawa announced today that Shine Global…

1 Way Up in 3D Premieres at Montclair Film Festival May 4th

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We are thrilled to announce that our film 1 Way Up in 3D will premiere…

Dancing in Jaffa Opens Theatrically in the US April 11th


In Dancing in Jaffa, produced by kNow Productions and Tiara Blu Films in association with…

In Memoriam: U. Roberto Romano

Harvest Team 2010

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of U. Roberto (Robin) Romano…

Inocente Nominated for Emmy for Best Cinematography!

Inocente - Emmy Nominee

New York, N.Y. – July 11, 2013– Nominations for the 34th Annual News and Documentary…

Susan MacLaury to Receive Alice Guy-Blaché Award for Women in Film

Alice Guy-Blaché and Susan MacLaury

We are pleased to announce that Shine Global’s Executive Director Susan MacLaury is the 2013 recipient of…

Shine Global’s Susan MacLaury to speak on NYU Panel “Film for Social Change” April 10th, 2013


Shine Global co-Founder and Executive Director Susan MacLaury will be speaking at NYU on Wednesday  April…

Shine Global’s Inocente wins Academy Award® for Best Documentary Short Subject

Inocente Wins Oscar

Shine Global’s latest film Inocente was honored with an Academy Award® for Best Documentary Short…

Congressional Screening of Our Oscar-Nominated Doc INOCENTE


Washington, D.C. – INOCENTE, an Oscar-nominated coming-of-age documentary about a vibrant Latina teenage artist from a dauntingly tough background in San Diego who refuses to allow her struggles…

Students Unleash Creativity in Campaign to Keep Arts In Schools Inspired in Part by Inocente


As a new legislative session gets underway, students are taking a creative approach to advocating to keep arts, music, theater, and dance classes in California public schools.