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For Taliban the biggest prize is Pakistan: Oscar winner Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

Jan 29, 2013

For Taliban the biggest prize is Pakistan: Oscar winner Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

The Afghan war has been won by the Taliban. The American withdrawal is actually a retreat and the next stop for a buoyant Taliban is Pakistan worries documentary filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy. #Pakistan #Taliban #Q&A #Jaipur Literature Festival #Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy #Saving Face
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy will receive a civil award: Gilani

Feb 28, 2012

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy will receive a civil award: Gilani

While Pakistan's media and political parties can often be sensitive to criticism, the prestige of an Oscar appears to have outweighed any qualms the government might feel about celebrating a film that shows the country in a bad light. #NewsTracker #Yousuf Raza Gilani #Oscars #Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy #Saving Face
Sharmeen ObaidChinoy gets Pakistan its first Oscar

Feb 27, 2012

Sharmeen ObaidChinoy gets Pakistan its first Oscar

The documentary filmmaker won the Oscar for her 52minute documentary Saving Face, which traces the lives of of acid attack victims in Pakistan and a doctor who treats them. #Pakistan #Oscars2012 #Sharmeen ObaidChinoy #Saving Face