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Children represent accountants from PricewaterhouseCoopers on stage at the 88th Oscars on February 28, 2016 in Hollywood, California. (Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images)

Treatment of Asians at the Oscars: 'Antithesis of Progress'

A segment resurfacing Asian stereotypes obscures an equally troubling problem: the lack of good roles in Hollywood. more
Director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy says Pakistani laws currently do not do enough to deter honor killings. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)

Oscar Winner Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on Stopping 'Honor Killings'

The director's Academy Award-winning documentary aims to change Pakistani laws that allow killers to go free. more

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy’s 'A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness' (Complete)

The filmmaker discusses her Academy Award-winning documentary on "honor killings" in Pakistan. more
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Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy Wins Second Oscar
Asia 21 Young Leader Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy won her second Academy Award for her documentary A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness. more
Documentary filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy tackles honor killings in Pakistan in her newest short subject film. (SOC Films)

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy: My Films Aim to 'Spark Difficult Conversations'

The renowned documentary filmmaker says her work aims to bring the world's marginalized communities in front of the international public. more