Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy


Academy Award-winning Filmmaker & Journalist

Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy is an Academy and Emmy award winning documentary filmmaker. Her films include SAVING FACE & PAKISTAN?S TALIBAN GENERATION, which was the recipient of the Alfred I Dupont Award. Sharmeen has made over a dozen-multi award winning films and is the first non-American to be awarded the Livingston Award for best international reporting.



Friday, October 12
Edison Talks

Edison Talks

Edison Talks is an invitation-only, daylong gathering of provocative presentations, performances and interactive installations led by globally... read more
Speakers: Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, Michael Sandel, Shaifali Puri, Scott Thomas, Deborah Kenny, Ph.D., Paul Dateh, Jason Silva, Michael Skolnik, AK Pradeep, Steve Stoute, Thomas K. Stat, Clemantine Wamariya, Mike Scotti, Graham Hill, Martin Cooper, Greg Anderson, Elizabeth Joy Roe, Dennis Hong, Giles Duley, Fisher Stevens
Oriental Theatre 24 West Randolph Street

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