Sharmeen Obaid, Maheen Sadiq’s short film nominated for Emmy Awards


scar winner Pakistani filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy’s documentary ‘Freedom Fighters’ has been nominated at the 41st Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards for ‘Best Feature Story in a News Magazine’.

According to details, the short film Freedom Fighters revolves around the story of three brave women: a former child bride, a police officer and a labour crusader who highlight the discrimination in the country.

The film is co-directed by Maheen Sadiq.

Sharmeen Obaid said, “Change only comes about when people are forced to discuss an issue.”