NOMINATIONS AND AWARDS:
2017: Winner Best Story/Screenplay for Lala Begum at the DCSAFF, USA
2012: Nominated for Best Director at the HUM Awards for Mata e Jaan.
2012: Best Feature Film for Ramchand Pakistani at the Saarc Film Festival.
2010: Best Director for TV series ‘Doraha’, Lux Style Awards.
2009: Audience Award for Ramchand Pakistani, Fribourg Film Festival, Switzerland.
2009: Honourable Mention for Ramchand Pakistani, Fribourg Film Festival, Switzerland
2009: E-Changer Award for Ramchand Pakistani, Fribourg Film Festival, Switzerland.
2008: FIPRESCI Prize for Ramchand Pakistani by the International Federation of Film Critics.
2008: Honourable Mention for Ramchand Pakistani by the 13th Annual Satyajit Ray Award at the London Film Festival.
2004: Best Director for TV series Harjaee (The Unfaithful), Indus Drama Awards
2002: Young Achiever's Award, IndusVision Channel
2002: Nominated for Best TV Series for Aur Zindagi Badalti Hai (And Life Changes), Lux Style Awards
2001: Best Director and Best Film for Daughters of the Late Colonel, KaraFilm Festival, Pakistan
1999: Best Series Award for Aik Mohabath Sau Afsaney (One love, 100 Stories) Pakistan Television Network