01 May Tribeca Preview – Shame (asiapacificforum.org)
We will be joined by Shame’s director MOHAMMED ALI NAQVI and co-producer JILL SCHNEIDER, in town for the Tribeca Film Festival.
MOHAMMED ALI NAQVI made the award-winning documentary Terror’s Children (2003), which launched the Discovery Times Channel. He is the youngest winner of the prestigious Overseas Press Club of America’s Carl Spielvogel Award and also a winner of the South Asian Journalist Award. He is a former IFP Directors Lab participant and founder of B.L.A.H. Productions, a theatre company in New York. He is the producer of the narrative feature Big River (2006) that was screened at the Berlin Film Festival. Shame is his first feature-length documentary.
JILL S. SCHNEIDER is a filmmaker who previously worked with New York Times Television where she produced two seasons of Science Times and worked on a number of documentarties for the launch of the Discovery-Times Channel including Terror’s Children and The Real Saddam. In 2002, Jill co-founded Mu-Nan pictures with Mohammed Naqvi…”