Announcing the Solutions Storytelling Project: Latin America filmmakers!

Shaina Allen

Director | Documentarian, Shaina Koren
Miami, FL US
Available for Full Time
Available for Freelance
Open To Mentoring
Open To Virtual Coffee
Film Director & Documentarian leading with JOY and CURIOSITY.


Shaina is an award-winning Director and Producer whose past work has streamed on Netflix, NBCSports, in-flight on Delta Airlines, used in university research studies, and has been featured in hundreds of schools and theaters around the world. She has extensive experience in productions including: Documentary, Live events, Corporate/Commercial, Functional, Reality TV, Short Films, and Youtube content. Her background in editing and cinematography aids her ability to Direct and Produce with efficiency and creativity at the forefront. She is a conversational interviewer, a team player, an organized and positive leader, and a visionary storyteller. She is curious, joyful and dedicated to her craft. She is a proud Duke – graduating cum laud from James Madison University with a degree in Media Arts & Design with a Digital Video & Cinema focus and minors in Film Studies and Anthropology. Shai grew up in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia but now resides in the Wynwood neighborhood of Miami. When she’s not working, she enjoys time in nature, traveling, and yoga.