Recognized Pakistani filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy, rustle up for the Emmy awards – after her celebrated achievement of academy awards.
She has won Oscar two-times along with Maheen Obaid, obtained a nod for the 41st Annual News and Documentary Emmy awards for the excellent feature story for the news magazine – for their linked directorial “Freedom Fighters”.
Declaring the news on her Facebook – Sharmeen claimed: “Freedom fighters is devoted to the strong and brave woman’s of Pakistan, for not giving up to battle for their equal rights. Who are not scared to countenance adversity, and are entrenched on the frontlines – to establish a better tomorrow for their communities, their neighbor’s, and their country”.
Freedom Fighters had produced by the SOC Films, is the representation of the documentary-series encompassing a class of three powerful women who’re shattering societal taboos and seeking for their equal rights in their country.
Preliminary, the short film had also bulged an award for the excellent Short Documentary at the Tallgrass Film Festival.
The awards ceremony would be happening virtually, at September.