Saadat Munir

Film maker

Gast bij IQMF 2017

Award Winning producer and director, Saadat Munir (1980) was born into the dichotomy of European and Asian culture. From childhood, he was blessed with the opportunity to experience both cultures equally, having been raised in Denmark by his Pakistani parents. Munir opened Madari Films in 2012, a production company that focuses on realistic cinema and documentary films. Munir directed ‘Chupan-Chupai’ (Hide and Seek), a feature length film that addressed important issues regarding identity, alternative sexualities and gender in Pakistan. He initiated AKS Dialogue & Arts Festival in Pakistan and Copenhagen. Munir presents ‘Best of Pakistan’ and he is lector at IQMF Academy.