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.


Associate Producer

  • 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.


“Shooting Women”

  • “Best International Documentary” award, WOW [Women of the World] Film Festival, 2008.




  • Winner Amnesty International Television News Award 2000.

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