Conversation with Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy

9/13/2018 Seattle, WA – Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy is one of the most courageous documentary filmmakers of today. I first interviewed her when she had just made her first documentary in 2003 and have followed her progression since then. So it was a great pleasure to host this conversation with Sharmeen at the Seattle University Pigott…

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Facebook Live – Song of Lahore Q/A at 11th Tasveer Seattle South Asian Film Festival

Directed by Andy Schoken and Pakistan’s only Oscar-winning director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinnoy, ‘Song of Lahore’ tells the story of the Sachal Jazz Ensemble, an unlikely jazz band from Lahore, Pakistan. The film premiered in Washington state with a screening at the 11th Tasveer South Asian Film Festival. Co-director Andy Schoken, Seattle native, returned to his hometown…

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