Two-time Academy Award and four-time Emmy winner Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy's Karachi-based production house SOC Films has earned two more nominations for the television academy. The nominations are for the international series Fundamental. Gender Justice. No Exceptions.
Fundamental. Gender Justice. No Exceptions. is a character-driven five-episode docuseries shot in Brazil, Georgia, Kenya, the USA and Pakistan. The series is a look into political and social leaders from around the world working for fundamental human rights. The social causes the series follows range from ending child marriage in Pakistan to pursuing LGBTQI liberation in Georgia.
The series has been nominated in the categories of Outstanding Short Form Daytime Non-Fiction Programme and Outstanding Directing Team for A Single-Camera Daytime Non-Fiction Program.
Chinoy announced the nomination on social media. "Super excited to announce that SOC Films has been nominated for Two DayTime Emmy Awards for our global series, Fundamental. Gender Justice. No Exceptions. Proud of the team and wish us good luck!" she wrote.
About the series, she said, "It is a global series filmed in five countries, advocating for women who champion other women."
We're so proud of Chinoy and her team, who have been making Pakistan proud with their exceptional work and hope to see them win many more awards in the future!