Hemal has been a Mumbai and New York City-based documentary film editor/director for over a decade. Her credits include Outlawed in Pakistan (Editor, Emmy 2014, PBS Frontline, Sundance); Saving Face (Editor, Oscar 2012, Two Emmys 2013, HBO/Channel 4); Shabeena’s Quest Director/Editor, Witness, Al Jazeera); Flying on One Engine (Editor, SXSW, IDFA); Laughter (Editor, BBC); When the Drum is Beating (Editor, ITVS, Tribeca 2011); and Beyond Mumbai (Director, Camera & Editor, OWN, 2011 Webby nomination). She has produced and edited over 50 award winning shorts for Odyssey Networks.

Accolades

Jonathan Goodman Levitt and Hemal Trivedi and Naziha Syed Ali and Syed Musharaf Shah and Mohammed Ali Naqvi
Best Documentary Film, 2015

Among the Believers

Best Documentary Film, 2015

Among the Believers

Charismatic cleric Abdul Aziz Ghazi, an ISIS supporter and Taliban ally, is waging jihad against the Pakistani government. His dream is to impose a strict…

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Films

Among the Believers
2015

Among the Believers

Pakistan, United States of America
2015

Among the Believers

Charismatic cleric Abdul Aziz Ghazi, an ISIS supporter and Taliban ally, is waging jihad against the Pakistani government. His dream is to impose a strict…

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