A female filmmaker ready to stop surviving and start thriving.
Company
Honey & Hemlock productions
Talent Agent
The Stein Agency
1 Representitive
Shanna Riker (She/ Her) is an NYC based Director/ Writer/ Producer. She graduated from Blue Mountain College with degrees in both Theatre and psychology. She has produced seven short films, four of which she directed and one she also wrote.
Shanna's short film, The Leap had a successful festival run in 2020, winning three awards. It is now streaming on Revry TV.
Shanna's screenplay, Blood Splattered Pearls recently won second place at the Deep in the Heart Film Festival in Waco, TX.
Shanna is the co-founder of Honey & Hemlock Productions, a female led production company telling stories through the female lens.
Shanna is a full time freelance producer for Spectrum Reach and has worked on seven national commercials and product testimonials.
Shanna is a proud literary client of Mitchel Stein at The Stein Agency.
  • Writer (6 Credits)
    Blood Splattered Pearls
    Short Script
    George and Benji
    Short Script
    The Light Before Christmas
    Screenplay
    Unfinished Works
    Screenplay
    Water and Shrooms
    Short Script
    Dinner's at Four2020
    Short
  • Producer (5 Credits)
    Solitarity2022
    Short
    Spaceman2022
    Short
    Dinner's at Four2020
    Short
    The Leap2020
    Short
    Mouth-Breathers2019
    Short
  • Director (4 Credits)
    Solitarity2022
    Short
    Spaceman2022
    Short
    Dinner's at Four2020
    Short
    Mouth-Breathers2019
    Short
  • Acting (1 Credit)
    Dinner's at Four2020
    Short
Honorable Mention- Short Screenplay
Blood Splattered Pearls
Deep in the Heart Film Festival
Waco, TX
2022
Finalist
The Leap
Venice Shorts Film Festival
Venice, CA
Silver Award
The Leap
Spotlight Short Film Awards
Atlanta, GA
Best Cinematography- Short 20:00 to 30:00
The Leap
Couch Film Festival
Toronto, Ontario
Honorable Mention
The Leap
LA Rocks Film Festival
Los Angeles, CA
College
Blue Mountain College
Theatre
20012005
College
Blue Mountain College
Psychology
20012005
Birth Date
May 28
Current City
New York City
Gender
Female
Ethnicity
Caucasion
Eye Color
Brown
Zodiac Sign
Gemini
“Let your characters talk to each other and do things. Spend time with them — they’ll tell you who they are and what they’re up to.” - Greta Gerwig
A female filmmaker ready to stop surviving and start thriving.
Company
Honey & Hemlock productions
Talent Agent
The Stein Agency
1 Representitive