An interview with the Lahore-born director on everything from the making of his film and drawing inspiration from Pakistani culture to the fluidity of gender performativity and why mujra dancers deserve to have their story told in their own way.
Vladan Petkovic interviews Kenya-based Docubox, the only documentary fund in East Africa. How are they streamlining the entire filmmaking process—from training and development to placement and distribution—for African filmmakers?
Fresh from our Filmmakers for Refugees session during IDFA 2019, filmmaker and ReFOCUS Media Labs founder Douglas Herman offers critical insight into his work helping refugees gain modern media creation skills. Vladan Petkovic reports on ReFOCUS Media Labs, and how you can help them.