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Children of the Taliban

Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy adds another award to her collection

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's only Oscar-winning documentary director Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy achieved another milestone as she won the Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award for her award-winning documentary titled "A Girl In The River: The Price of Forgiveness". It should be noted that duPont-Columbia award is said to be the Pulitzer prize of broadcasting. This is her second Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award win. She clinched the award earlier for her documentary named Children of the Taliban in 2010. The…