Profession : Anthropologist, documentary filmmaker, and human rights activist
Political Affiliation : None
Career : Samar Minallah is an Anthropologist, documentary filmmaker, and human rights activist from Pakistan. She has produced a number of documentaries, documenting the Vanni and Swara traditions and films on cultural heritage of Pakistan. She has been using poetry, music and various forms of culture for advocacy around issues that are important and difficult.Some of her recent documentaries are ‘Allaho: A Lullaby for You my Daughter!’ ‘Warawae-e-Lasoona: The Song of Unity,’ ‘The Missing Link,’’Da Bajaur Gooloona’,‘The Hidden Colours of the Northwest Frontier Province,’’Land of a Thousand Colors’ and ‘The Dark Side of Migration.