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MEDIA SCIENCES STUDENTS
MAKING THEIR MARK IN THE
WORLD
Movies made by students
of Iqra University Media
Sciences department are
gaining worldwide
recognition proving that
the Media Department is
training talented film
makers ready to
contribute to the Film
industry.
Recently a movie
“Prohibited” Directed by
Ali SohailJaura and his
team won an award at the
3rd Indian Cine Film
Festival-15. It was the only
film from Pakistan which
was shortlisted in 166
films from 2000+ films
from around the world. It
was awarded in the
"Quality Production
Category" and of "Special Festival Mention"
The same movie also got selected for the Los Angeles Independent Film
Festival Awards in the Best Foreign Film (Student) category. Again the only
film to representing Pakistan alone in the festival along with all other
student films from all over the world.
It is also nominated in the best Asiatic short Film in the online
International Online world film Fest in London & 4th Delhi International
Film Festival - 2015 for the screening.
Ali & his team have been officially invited by the Delhi International Film
Festival for the screening in December 2015.