Co – Director
- Accolade Global film festival: Merit Award Winner, Islamic Category.
- Hollywood International Documentary Film Festival : Best Short Foreign Film Award
- International Independent Film Festival – Award Winner.
- WRPN.TV Short, Tight and Loose Global Film Festival: Award of Excellence/Best Original Concept.
- Paris Ethnograph Film Festival – Accepted and screened.
- Hudson Valley International Film Festival–Accepted/screened.
- Film Trailer Festival -Accepted.
- Accepted and screened at 9th annual Lighthouse Film Festival in Long Beach Island NY.
- Accepted at 40th annual Asian American Film Festival NYC.
- New World International Film Festival.
- Accepted at Toronto International documentary Film Festival (an Oscar qualifying festival).
- Winner of Silver Award, Filmmakers of the Year Film Festival October, 2017, held in Bali, Indonesia.
- Accepted for screening at Santa Barbara Film Festival, Feb 2018.
- Best of the Best 2018-19 Competition, Fernleif Productions: Finalist in the Best Short Film Category.
“WOMEN BEHIND THE CAMERA”
- WIN (Women’s Image Network) Film Festival 2009: “Best of Fest” Award.
- “Best in Category” Award for the 2008 BEA (Broadcast Education Association) Festival of Media Arts Faculty Documentary Competition: Documentary Long-Form, April 18, 2008.
- Best of Women in Cinema Award, San Francisco Women’s Film Festival.
- Best Documentary Feature, Female Eye Film Festival, March 30, 2008.
- 2007 Spirit of Moondance Award for Best Documentary Feature.
- Accolade Competition Award of Excellence: Contemporary Issues/Awareness-Raising.
- Insight Award for Excellence: Documentary Editing.
- “Best International Documentary” award, WOW [Women of the World] Film Festival, 2008.
“RAPE, ABORTION, PRISON”
- Winner Amnesty International Television News Award 2000.
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