Filmmaker Shehzad Hameed picks up two awards at World Media Festival

Posted In: News Date:May 19th, 2020

Singapore-based Pakistani filmmaker Shehzad Hameed Ahmad’s documentary series on Afg­h­a­­­nistan has won two Silver awards at the prestigious World Media Festival 2020 at Hamburg, Germany.

According to a press release, the award-winning documentary had only last month swept two awards at the recently held New York Festival 2020.

Mr Ahmad’s insightful and captivating documentaries on the war in Afghanistan, Caught in the Crossfire and The Battle for Kabul won the awards in the Global Issues and Political documentaries category, respectively.