"I don’t know what Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy wanted to be when she was a 10-year-old girl growing up in Karachi,
but she ended up as a journalist, and bloody good she is at it too.
Sam Wollaston, The Guardian, 17.03.09"
Giving voice to those who cannot be heard, Obaid-Chinoy has made over a dozen award-winning films in more than 10 countries.
She celebrates the strength and resilience of those fighting against seemingly insurmountable odds — and winning.
I dare anyone to watch this film and not be moved to tears and inspired into action.
- Angelina Jolie
"Brilliant, brave, comprehensively infuriating survey of the Taliban’s ominous resurgence in Pakistan,
viewed through the prism of the largest, most vulnerable sector of the country’s population – its children.
-- The Guardian Guide, 14.03.09 "
Humaira: The Game Changer
Celebrating the achievements of Humaira Bachal, a activist from Karachi who fights for girls education.
Official Site of Filmmaker and Journalist Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy
Sharmeen Obaid Films
Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy is an Academy and Emmy Award winning documentary filmmaker. She spearheads SOC Films, a documentary house specializing in investigative and socially motivated content.