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Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy’s documentary on Honour killings confirms Oscar nomination

Advertisements Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy’s documentary on the subject of honour ‘ A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness’, has been nominated in the Best Documentary for the short subject category. Advertisements Congrats to our Documentary Short Subject nominees #Oscars #OscarNoms pic.twitter.com/i1ex9vJmtL — The Academy (@TheAcademy) January 14, 2016 #Pakistan we …

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‘A Girl in the River’: Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy’s new documentary shortlisted for Oscar

Pakistani film-industry is being revived for couple of years as well as the artists striving their best to restore the industry and Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy is one of them as her documentary ‘A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness’ is shortlisted for Oscar nominations under the category of …

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List of 81 foreign films in competition for Oscar

Total 81 countries have submitted their films for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, Pakistan making their 3rd consecutive attempt have submitted Jami Mahmood’s Moor. ‘Moor’ literally means ‘Mother’ or ‘Land’, depicts the trouble of railways in Balochsitan in 1984 and portrayed that how it directly affected the …

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Paulo Coelho suggests Oscar award for Shah Rukh’s ‘My Name is Khan’

After watching the movie, the legendary novelist expressed that it was a bit late that he watched the movie long after its releasing year. He said that the movie and the work of the leading actor was marvelous and it should be nominated for Oscar. The best-seller Alchemist’s writer said …

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Robin Williams passed away at the age of 63

Oscar winning Hollywood actor and comedian Robin Williams found dead at his home in Northern California, Marin County Sheriff’s office told. Though the cause of death is under investigation, but the death is suspicious as may be a suicide due to asphyxia. A statement from the assistant chief deputy coroner …

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The Oscar award winning Sharmeen Obaid Chanai will produce the first ever Pakistani animated movie

Karachi: The Oscar award winning film producer Sharmeen Obaid Chanai is busy in making the first ever Pakistani animated movie for children. While being interviewed by a foreign broadcasting agency, she said that children are the most important part of our society. She said that a large part of Pakistani …

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