Post Tagged with: "Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy"

/ 02/28/2012 11:44 PM

With “Saving Face”, Pakistan celebrates its first (doc) Oscar

Karachi-born freelance journalist and filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy won first-ever Oscar for Pakistan on Sunday in Los Angeles for her film “Saving Face” under the category ‘Best Documentary, Short Subject’. Sharmeen’s documentary, co-directed by US-based Daniel Junge, is based on acid attack survivors in Pakistan. In her acceptance speech Sharmeen said she hoped her film will resonate for others in Pakistan. [...]

/ 02/15/2012 11:31 PM

Oscar-nominated doc “Saving Face” debuts March 8 on HBO

Oscar-nominated documentary “saving face”, spotlighting brave pakistani survivors of acid attacks and the determined doctor who returns to his homeland to help them, debuts march 8, exclusively on hbo. Every year in Pakistan, many people – the majority of them women – are known to be victimized by brutal acid attacks, while numerous other cases go unreported. With little or [...]

/ 09/30/2010 1:43 AM

UK / Pakistan productions on top !

2 tv and film movies show two faces of Pakistan realities