Shannon Sun-Higginson is a producer, director, and editor from New York City. She attended Wesleyan University, where she graduated in 2010 with a degree in Film Studies and English.
She has worked for Zero Point Zero Production on such television programs as No Reservations on The Travel Channel and Parts Unknown on CNN. She has also produced the political docuseries The Contenders for PBS.. She currently works for All Ages Productions, where she produces short form content for such clients as Disney, Hasbro, NBCUniversal, and musician St. Vincent.
Her first feature documentary GTFO, about women in the video game industry, was funded on Kickstarter, premiered at SXSW 2015, and has been featured in The New York Times among other major publications. She is currently working on two long-form documentary projects: a true crime series entitled The Witman Project, and a documentary entitled Through Her Lens, about 8th grade girls in a slum in Nairobi.