Poster-17

Videos that explore efforts at bringing change to Pakistan with a focus on ideas, causes, campaigns, individuals and institutions that have been successful and those that have failed, and why.

The competition seeks to raise awareness and encourage activism on important social issues, and encourage the use of new media in Pakistan. Submissions for the Video Contest 2017 may deal with any of the following:

  • Gender: Issues faced by gender groups.
  • Labour: The working poor, women, domestic servants.
  • Minorities: Issues of Pakistan’s religious and ethnic minorities.
  • Environment: What are we doing to the environment and how to save it?
  • Peace: Why is Pakistan afflicted and what’s to be done to bring peace?
  • Human Rights: Declining state of human rights in Pakistan.
  • Equality: How to ensure equality among the citizens?

Films can be shot on any medium.

Nadeem Farooq Paracha

Nadeem F. Paracha

Mira Sethi

Mira Sethi

Sarmad Khoosat

Sarmad Khoosat

Sabeen Mehmud

Sabeen Mehmud (late)

Ali Faisal Zaidi

Ali Faisal Zaidi

Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy

Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy