ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s only Oscar winning director Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy bagged the The Sabeen Mahmud Award for courage.
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KARACHI: Oscar-winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy stated that her film A Girl In The River: The Price Of Forgiveness showed Pakistan’s best as well as worst side, ARY News reported.
Oscar winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy reacted to news of Syed Noor’s accusations that she had stole the plot of his film and its title ‘The Price of Honour’ from 2011.
KARACHI: The Sindh Assembly paid tribute to filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, who yet again won the Academy Award for the category Best Documentary – Short Subject.
WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State John Kerry kicked off a round of strategic talks with Pakistan on Monday by hailing a documentary film credited with changing attitudes to so-called “honor killings”.
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy made history by winning Pakistan’s first Oscar four years ago. Now she’s back in Hollywood, hoping to scoop a second Academy Award for her harrowing film about a teenage girl shot in the face by her own family.
Earning a nomination yet again, Pakistan’s very own Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy is all set to represent Pakistan once more when she attends the 88th Academy Awards on February 28.
Academy Award-winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy said her film being nominated for an Academy Award was already a win for her.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said at the screening of ‘A girl in the river: The price of forgiveness’ that there was no honour in honour killing, ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy met Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who promised her that the government would do everything to remove the stain of honour killing from Pakistan.