CAP: Documenting the History of Pakistan

By Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy, Academy and Emmy Award Winning Documentary Filmmaker
Location Pakistan Pakistan

The Citizens Archive of Pakistan (CAP) is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving Pakistan’s unique history and culture. In 2007, a Pakistani-American friend of mine was moving back to Pakistan for the first time. In one of our many conversations discussing her return, we had a long talk on how wonderful it would be if there was a public space where people could go to see and experience the history of Pakistan. The conversation left an impression on me and I decided that we needed to trace and archive the tumultuous history of this country in a way that it would answer existential questions in the minds of the new […]

May 22, 2013 · 0 comments · Pakistan, Sharmeen Chinoy, Tech