Post Tagged with: "pakistan"

/ 07/31/2012 2:24 PM

ai???Saving Faceai??i?? Provokes Questions in India (india.blogs.nytimes.com)

Earlier this month, India and Pakistan concluded foreign secretary-level diplomatic talks that didnai??i??t yield much in the way of rapprochement. Yet on July 23 and 24, the two nations shared a bonhomie typical of their cultural diplomacy, when the Oscar-winning documentary ai???Saving Face,ai??? filmed in Pakistan, premiered in New Delhi and Mumbai. Brought to India by the Asia Society, the [...]

/ 07/14/2012 2:15 PM

6 docs about Asia are nominated for News and Doc Emmy Awards

On July 12, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominations for the 33rd Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards. Among the nominees are 6Ai??docs and programs from or about Asia, “Armadillo,” which received four nods “Enemies of the People,” which received three, “Last Train Home” which received 2, “The Battle For Marjah”, “Bhutto”Ai??andAi??”Marathon Boy”. . BEST [...]

/ 07/03/2012 9:38 AM

“Pakistan: Acid attack survivor sues Chinoy” (zeenews.india.com)

Karachi: An acid attack survivor, whose harrowing story inspired Oscar award winning documentary by Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy, has filed a case against the documentary filmmaker for not paying her compensation and other benefits. Rukhsana, who hails from Muzaffargarh, filed the case against Chinoy in the Multan sessions court in which she has claimed that the filmmaker had offered her compensation [...]

/ 07/02/2012 9:24 AM

“Footprints in the Desert” (India) (In production)

Title: Footprints in the Desert Synopsis: The film will be a human story of the India and Pakistan Border lying across the vast expanse of rolling golden sand of Rajasthan through the footprints in the desert. The ancient wisdom of finding a person or a baclofen tablets buy, buy zithromax online. lost camel tracing the footprints lies with a community [...]

Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund 2012 will support one doc about Pakistan
/ 06/13/2012 10:44 PM

Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund 2012 will support one doc about Pakistan

cheap paroxetine online, buy clomid online. On June 11, 2012, the Tribeca Film Institute (TFI) and Gucci announced the 2012 recipients selected for the Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund. 8 international doc films chosen from a record number of submissions will receive $150,000.Ai??Among them, a doc film about Pakistan, “Two Children of the Red Mosque”, directed by Hemal Trivedi. The Fund, [...]

/ 05/30/2012 7:51 PM

5 of the 10 new PUMA.Creative Catalyst Awards winners for 2012 speaks about Asia

BRITDOC Foundation and PUMA just announced theAi??ten new first PUMA.Creative Catalyst Award winners for 2012. Among these projects, 5 are about Asia. Concurrent with the announcement of the winners, PUMA.Creative and BRITDOC Foundation announced the second call for PUMA.Creative Catalyst Awards for 2012 applications open. For more information on applications, you can visit the website.Ai??Applications for Summer Call are now [...]

/ 05/27/2012 10:56 AM

2 docs from Asia won AIBD World TV Awards

Cheap baclofen online, cheap Zoloft. The 2 asian winners of 2012 Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD)’s World TV Awards are: . ai???DHARMA ai??i?? WHERE DOES HAPPINESS LIE?ai??? directed by Chan-Gyu, Yun and Geun-Young, Choi and broadcast by KBSAi??- Korea won the CATEGORY HUMANITY for the Best TV Documentary Promoting Religious Understanding and Toleranceai??? . ai???OZONE ai??i?? THE HUMAN FACTORai??? [...]

/ 04/29/2012 6:17 PM

A doc project about Pakistan received one of the 11 Tribeca All Access Creative Promise Awards

On April 26, the Tribeca Film Institute gave out US$92,000 in funds as part of its Tribeca All Access (TAA) Creative Promise Awards and alumni grants, in a ceremony in Manhattan.Ai?? One doc project about Asia received one of theAi??TAA Creative Promise award for documentary’sAi??AlumniAi??grants.Ai??Ai?? “The Path”, from Senain Kheshgi tells the story ofAi??a 80-year-old barber who has rescued more [...]

“Itai??i??s a crazy, visual sport” (The Ottawa Citizen)
/ 04/24/2012 11:46 AM

“Itai??i??s a crazy, visual sport” (The Ottawa Citizen)

This ancient game involves players competing to control a headless goat. An Ottawa filmmaker has captured the action. Ai?? Ottawa-area filmmaker Najeeb Mirza first saw the sport of buzkashi in Tajikistan in 2004. And he was hooked. BY KENDRA HOSKIN OTTAWA CITIZEN (APRIL 23, 2012) The age-old Central Asian game involves men buy baclofen online cheap, acquire lioresal. on horseback [...]

/ 02/02/2012 11:46 PM

Five Asian docs and reports selected by FIPA 2012

Some Asian docs and reports were selected for the 25th FIPA which happened from 25 to 29 january in Biarritz (France). One of them won the Fipa d’argent Special prize in the doc section. 2012 official selection / documentary . The Kingdom of Mr. Edhi Ai?? FIPA D’ARGENT / Special Prize periactin for sale, generic dapoxetine. The Kingdom of Mister [...]