Production Team

Founder Shivawn Mitchell


Creativity, filmmaking and mental health wellness are key themes in Shivawn Mitchell’s life and career. The Virginia native and Wilkes University graduate wants to be remembered as a woman who gave others permission to live their dreams. As the author of two Published Books, Producer of a Podcast show and owner of The Creative Outsiders, Shivawn is doing her part to make sure that voices are being represented throughout various mediums in media.

After, attending film school for screenwriting Shivawn assisted in developing and implementing the visual brand and identity of many businesses. Since committing to her filmmaking career she has gone on to work on production teams that have won the accolades of the “Official Winner of Women’s Only Entertainment Film Festival, Top Indie Film Award, two time Africana Independent Film Festival  and the Hollywood Screenings Film Festival Semifinalist.”

Shivawn launched The Creative Outsiders in 2016 to connect the dots for storytellers. Through education, inspiration and storytelling, The Creative Outsiders have equipped thousands to become filmmakers.

As a speaker Shivawn focuses on developing the voice of other storytellers, using your influence as a Christian Filmmaker and the mental health wellness of creatives.

Meet The Team

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