SOC Films’ ‘Fundamental. Gender Justice. No Exception’ bags an Emmy nomination

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Glad tidings for Pakistan as a global documentary series created and produced by an all Pakistani crew, and officially presented and released by YouTube Originals and Refinery29 has bagged two nominations for daytime Emmy Awards. SOC Films, a Karachi based film production house, spearheaded by two-time Academy Award and four-time Emmy Award winner Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, has been nominated in two categories at the prestigious 48th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards for its international documentary series Fundamental. Gender Justice. No Exceptions, by The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) in New York. “I am proud of SOC Films and the fact that it's the only production house in Pakistan that has been consistently being nominated and recognised for its work on all the major global platforms and award programmes. This series is a collaboration with Global Fund for Women where we are advocating for women rights around the world and highlighting the heroes on the ground, working in grass root communities and the advances they are making in the lives of others.” said Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on the big news.