Syed Noor Accused Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy For Copying His Idea In Short Documentary Film

Veteran Pakistani film director Syed Noor had accused 2nd time Oscar Winner Pakistani filmmaker and journalist Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy for stolen his ideas in the her short documentary movie “A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness”.


The famous Pakistani film director and co-producer Syed Noor has claimed of being stolen his ideas and even script from his film “Price of Honour” that was run on big silver screen in 2011.

The film’s had stolen by Pakistani journalist and filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy who put the copied ideas of “Price of Honour” to her short documentary film “A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness” that led her name on the top of the Oscar Winner list.

The 37-years old filmmaker and activists Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy has made the nation proud because after winning first Oscar Award, the lady once again awarded with second Oscar Award for her short documentary best ever film “A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness” on Sunday.

Although, Sharmeen Obaid accused by Syed Noor for copying his idea but Sharmeen has clear the air regarding the plagiarism accusation.

The plagiarism accusation has been cleared when she responded on the query on Social media after putting complain by an inquisitive fan on twitter site.

The fan posted a complaint and asked Sharmeen Obaid, “how far the news of ‘stealing the idea with the same name too’ from a Pakistani movie for 2nd Oscars documentary are true?”

Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy took twitter to resolve the accusation in fans mind and said, How does a filmmaker or anyone can steal the idea of a documentary film “A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness” from a fictional film “Price of Honor”?

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