List of Academy Award winners and nominees from Pakistan
This is the list of the Pakistani personalities who are Academy Award (informally known as Oscar) winners and nominees. As of 2015, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy is an only official filmmaker that is acknowledged by Academy, who have won two Oscars in Best Documentary Short Subject category. However, Mir Zafar Ali is the only person associated with the Oscar-winning films in Best Visual Effects category, such as The Golden Compass, Frozen and Life of Pi as a visual effects artist.
Winners and nominees
|Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy||Saving Face||Best Documentary Short Subject||Won|
|A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness||Won|
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- "Pakistan won its first Oscar on Sunday night for a documentary that chronicles the work of a British plastic surgeon who rebuilds the faces of women disfigured by acid attacks.". Rob Crilly. The Telegraph. 27 Feb 2012. Retrieved January 31, 2016.
- "Mir Zafar Ali in the team of oscar winning films.". PakVibes. February 27, 2014. Retrieved January 31, 2016.
- Zehra, Abid (March 25, 2002). "Karachi to Hollywood: Pakistani visual effects artist wins third Oscar". The Express Tribune. Tribune.com. Retrieved April 25, 2013.
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