Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy


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Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy was born on November 12, 1978 in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. She is a producer and director, known for Saving Face (2012), A Journey of a Thousand Miles: Peacekeepers (2015) and A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness (2015). She is married to Fahd Kamal Chinoy. They have two children. See full bio »

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 2021 A Life Too Short (Documentary short) (producer)
 2019 Sitara: Let Girls Dream (Short) (producer)
 2019 Freedom Fighters (Documentary short) (producer)
 2018 Student Athlete (Documentary) (producer)
 2018 Doc World (TV Series documentary) (producer - 1 episode)
- Armed with Faith (2018) ... (producer)
 2017 Ladies First (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2016 3 Bahadur: The Revenge of Baba Balaam (producer - as Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy)
 2016 Woman with Gloria Steinem (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Pakistan: On the Frontlines (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2015 A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness (Documentary short) (producer)
 2015 A Journey of a Thousand Miles: Peacekeepers (Documentary) (producer)
 2015 Three Brave (producer - as Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy, produced by)
 2015 Song of Lahore (Documentary) (producer)
 2012 Ho Yaqeen (TV Series documentary) (executive producer)
 2012 Saving Face (Documentary short) (producer)
 2011 True Stories (TV Series documentary) (producer - 1 episode)
- Transgenders: Pakistan's Open Secret (2011) ... (producer)
 2010 Sold: Fighting the New Global Slave Trade (Documentary) (associate producer)
  Frontline/World (TV Series documentary) (producer - 2 episodes, 2009) (co-producer - 2 episodes, 2004)
- Pakistan: Letter from Karachi (2009) ... (producer)
- Children of the Taliban (2009) ... (producer)
- Pakistan: On a Razor's Edge (2004) ... (co-producer)
- On a Razor's Edge/The Kidnapped Bride/Run, Lornah, Run (2004) ... (co-producer - as Sharmeen Obaid)
  Dispatches (TV Series documentary) (producer - 1 episode, 2009) (co-producer - 1 episode, 2007)
- Pakistan's Taliban Generation (2009) ... (producer)
- Afghanistan Unveiled (2007) ... (co-producer)
 2008 Iraq: The Lost Generation (Video documentary short) (producer - as Sharmeen Obaid)
 2004 Reinventing the Taliban? (TV Movie documentary) (producer - as Sharmeen Obaid)
 2004 Women of the Holy Kingdom (TV Movie documentary) (producer - as Sharmeen Obaid)
 2003 Terror's Children (TV Movie documentary) (producer - as Sharmeen Obaid)
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Alternate Names:

Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy | Sharmeen Obaid

Spouse:

Fahd Kamal Chinoy  (2 children)
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She's the first Pakistani to win an Academy Award.

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Scorpio

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