Other Memory Media is a women led company committed to producing independant film with new Pakistani talent.
"Other Memory" comes from the Bene Gesserit mythology of women's histories and memories. We are deeply interested in creating platforms for women's voices and exploring life at the peripheries and transgressive spaces in Pakistan and the world.
Anam Abbas is a Pakistani/Canadian film producer, director and cinematographer. She is a 2018 Berlinale Talents, 2020 Berlinale Talents Project Market, 2019 Film Independent Global Media Makers, and 2020 Cannes Producer's Network fellow.
Anam is also one of the founding members of the Documentary Association of Pakistan (DAP). DAP is a recipient of the 2019 Movies That Matter grant for its national initiative the "Chalta Phirta Film Festival" which will travel across Pakistan from August 2019 to August 2020. DAP has also been awarded the Mastercard/Berlinale Footprints Fellowship in 2020.
She is one half of angry grrrl band "Garam Anday"
Warda Adil Shah (Design Lead/ Project Manager) has worked as an educator, Band manager, Illustrator, Graphic Designer, Sound Designer and Production Manager across Pakistan.