|ELGIN PRODUCTIONS IS A COLLABORATIVE VENTURE that brings talented professionals together to create inspiring documentaries and online courses. We are located in the San Francisco Bay Area.|
Coleen LeDrew Elgin, M.A., is a documentary filmmaker and video producer/director. For more than a decade her work has focused on consciousness, transformation, healing, and spiritual growth. Clients include the Fetzer Memorial Trust, Betsy Gordon Foundation, Shambhala Publications, Metta Institute, Spirit Rock Meditation Center, as well as a variety of spiritual teachers and consciousness pioneers.
Coleen draws on training and experience in video production, digital storytelling, writing, transformative learning, mindfulness practices and working with groups and teams. She has a wide range of experience managing and directing programs and projects for the nonprofit, government, university and business sector. Many of these projects focus on new educational initiatives and the use of digital media.In addition to her video and documentary work, Coleen consults with organizations in the areas of program development and online learning.Coleen has an MA from the California Institute of Integral Studies in Cultural Anthropology and Social Transformation with a concentration in Human and Organizational Transformation. She co-authored with Duane Elgin the book Living Legacies: How to Write, Illustrate, and Share your Life Stories and the report, Global Consciousness Change: Indicators of an Emerging Paradigm.
Don Starnes is an exceptionally skilled director of photography and he has filmed a number of the projects Coleen has produced and directed. www.donstarnes.com
Jane Brunette is a gifted writer and is also a writing coach and meditation teacher. She has collaborated on a number of scripts with Coleen. Her blog is flamingseed.com.
We work with a network of other filmmakers and photographers, sound recordists, gaffers, editors, graphic designers, and other specialists.