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, Parts Unknown on CNN, and The Getaway on Esquire Network. She has also worked on such digital content as city.ballet on Aol On, as well as on an array of commercial projects. Most recently, she produced political docuseries The Contenders for PBS.
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.