Shannon Umetani is a Colorado native and loves everything about her home state from enjoying the outdoors to supporting the local sports teams. She graduated summa cum laude with a degree in communications and a concentration in film and video production from the University of Denver in 2005.
Her short documentary, Born in Exile: The Future of Tibet, won first place in the student filmmaker division at the Crested Butte Film Festival. Shannon was the associate producer for The Weather Channel series, Epic Condition’s, and associate produced Inside Cocaine Submarines and Inside Detroit Gang Squad for the National Geographic Channel.
Most recently, Shannon was the associate producer for Warren Miller Entertainment’s annual skiing feature film for 5 years. Now that she has two kids, Shannon has been freelance producing TV series, web videos and commercials and enjoys producing independent narratives and documentaries in her spare time.
SEASON PASS SEASON 3 PROMO
(Wrote/Produced 10 ep. for Outside TV)
WARREN MILLER’S NO TURNING BACK TRAILER
AMERICA’S CUP PROMO
AMERICA’S CUP CLOSE CALL
AMERICA’S CUP COMEBACK
OEDIT BRAND VIDEO
FOR THE STORYTELLERS
(Producer // Buck Ross Productions)
100 YEAR DOCUMENTARY
(Producer // Denver Buddhist Temple)
SEASON PASS EP. 309 / ACT 4