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Khan is a filmmaker, film festival director, festival strategist and film educator from Canada. Born in Pakistan, Khan believes in cinema as a catalyst for change. He hopes to make films that shed light on subjects that are ignored by the mainstream media. He is interested in realism in cinema and the new wave in South Asian cinema, yet not restricted to any one cinematic genre.

Khan has worked as a writer, director, assistant director, production manager, art director,
continuity supervisor, editor and prop master. He worked as an art director and buyer on the film MIDNIGHT’S CHILDREN (2012), directed by Deepa Mehta.

Khan’s debut documentary film THREADBARE (2009) was an account of Canada’s ‘War on
terror’. THREADBARE has premiered at the Mumbai International Film Festival.

Currently developing feature film projects in Canada and Pakistan.

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  2. Nausheen Dadabhoy
  3. Edward Pond
  4. Neon Popcorn Cinema
  5. Richard Cardinal
  6. Nabil Mehchi
  7. Sebastian Barriuso
  8. Jazz Virk
  9. Adam DeViller
  10. Mohammed Anwerzada
  11. Jayan
  12. Sami Khan
  13. Georgis Grigorakis
  14. Pakistani Cinema
  15. Bob Gundu
  16. Andrew Marchand-Boddy
  17. Shahpara Salim
  18. Erik Lamens

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