Only Love Matters – Awards received

Our new feature film Only Love Matters (2022) has done phenomenally well on the film festival circuit and has won multiple awards including Best Director, Best Producer, Best Feature Film, Best Screenplay, Best Production Design, Best Actress, Best Editing, Best Cinematography, Best Makeup, Best Romantic film, Best Women film, Best Message and Best Original Idea.

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Research Paper: American Journal Jump Cut

Research Paper: American Journal Jump Cut

Kamran Qureshi’s research paper An exploration of intersex characters in Indian Cinema is in progress to be published in an American journal Jump Cut in 2022.

A Critical Analysis of the Transgender (Intersex) Persons Act, 2018, in Pakistan Versus United Nations Recommendations in Interdisciplinary and Global Perspectives on Intersex

A Critical Analysis of the Transgender (Intersex) Persons Act, 2018, in Pakistan Versus United Nations Recommendations in Interdisciplinary and Global Perspectives on Intersex

My book chapter A Critical Analysis of the Transgender (Intersex) Persons Act, 2018, in Pakistan Versus United Nations Recommendations in Walker, M. (Ed) to be published in Interdisciplinary and Global Perspectives on Intersex. Pre-order the book for despatch on publication. Publication Date: 06/02/2022.

Publisher: Springer Nature Switzerland AG

Please follow link: https://research-portal.uea.ac.uk/en/publications/a-critical-analysis-of-the-transgender-intersex-persons-act-2018-

Talk at the INIA Network supported by a grant from the European Commission

I am delighted & honoured to be invited by Prof Surya Monro for today’s talk (3rd December 2021) at The INIA Network (Intersex New Interdisciplinary Approaches) supported by a grant from the European Commission, to speak about my Practice As Research on Intersex characters in Hollywood, British & Australian Cinemas & my new feature film Only Love Matters.

Please see https://www.intersexnew.co.uk/

My PhD gift from Professor Richard Hand and Professor Eylem Atakav

I dedicate my study to all intersex people, and in loving memory to my late mothers, Shagufta Qureshi and Saeeda Ikhlaq, and all the mothers around the globe.

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The KQ Intersex Database: Films, Television, Theatre, Web and Radio

English Language

Feature Films (Fiction) with Lead Intersex Characters

Both [feature film] Directed by Lisset Barcellos. Solaris Films, US, 2005. 86 mins.

Bruno & Earlene Go to Vegas [feature film] Directed by Simon Savory. Flyswot Films, US, 2013. 95 mins.

Never Too Young to Die [feature film] Directed by Gil Bettman. Paul Entertainment, US, 1986

Only Love Matters [feature film] Directed by Kamran Qureshi. KQ Movies, UK, 2022. 96 min.

Open [feature film] Directed by Jake Yuzna. Narrative Films, US, 2010. 88 mins.

Predestination [feature film] Directed by Michael Spierig. Screen Australia, Australia, 2014. 97 mins.

Spork [feature film] Directed by Jasbir Singh Ghuman Jr. Last Bastion Entertainment, US, 2010. 86 mins.

Terror Firmer [feature film] Directed by Lloyd Kaufman. Troma Entertainment, US, 1999. 124 mins.

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Film vs TV: Intersex representation in Australian media

Film vs TV: Intersex representation in Australian media

Presenting new research paper ‘Film vs TV: Intersex representation in Australian media’ in the international interdisciplinary conference ‘Intersex 2020: A Vision for the Future’ at the Dublin City University, Ireland on the 22nd April 2021.

Dublin City University link

Abstract

Portrayal of Intersex Characters in Indian Cinema

Portrayal of Intersex Characters in Indian Cinema

Presenting new research paper this October 2020, ‘Portrayal of Intersex Characters in Indian Cinema’ The Southwest Conference, Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas, US.

Communication editor at the ‘Brief Encounters’ a postgraduate journal

Brief Encounters journal: We would like to thank Communication Editor Kamran Qureshi, University of East Anglia (UEA), for helping us recruit the new board, enliven our social media presence and publicise this issue. #BriefEncountersjournal #CHASE #BElaunch2020 #CHASE

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Teaching MA Film, Television and Creative Practice

Teaching MA Film, Television and Creative Practice

MA Film, Television and Creative Practice, what an extremely talented group of students I have in my class from around the globe and more girls than boys learning practice through the academic understanding of film and television University of East Anglia.

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Research paper presented at Interdisciplinary perspectives on intersex conference 2019, the University of Lincoln

Research paper presented at Interdisciplinary perspectives on intersex conference 2019, the University of Lincoln

Kamran Qureshi presented his research paper “The impact of Transgender Persons Act, 2018 on the intersex community in Pakistan” at the international conference in the University of Lincoln.

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Doctoral research project presented at the University of Westminster

Doctoral research project presented at the University of Westminster

Kamran Qureshi presented his doctoral research project about Hollywood, British and Australian Cinema as a part of AVPhD series at the University of Westminster titled “The Representation of Intersex Characters in English Feature Films.” Special thanks to Roshini and Rachel. Pic credit: Joe Jackson.
Related link:
https://www.westminster.ac.uk/cream/news/research-awards/avphd
https://people.uea.ac.uk/k_qureshi/publications

Research paper presented at the Birkbeck, University of London

Research paper presented at the Birkbeck, University of London

Kamran Qureshi presented his research paper about the ‘Intersex Representation in US Television Drama Series 1994-2019′ presented at the London Screen Studies Conference 2019 at the Birkbeck, University of London. Thank you, Rachel Moore, Joe Jackson, Catherine Bengesser and Giulia Bindi.

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Doctoral research presentation was screened at Nagoya University, Japan

Doctoral research presentation was screened at Nagoya University, Japan

Kamran’s Doctoral research presentation “The Representation of Intersex Characters in English Feature Films” was screened on the 4th June 2019 at the Nagoya University, Japan.

Philosophy of Film, Without Theory conference

Philosophy of Film, Without Theory conference

The 2019 Philosophy of Film, Without Theory interdisciplinary conference covered various topics on the idea of Philosophy without theory, as a plurality of methodologies that include fine-grained description and discernment; disentangling confusions; reactive and/or reflective critical inquiry, the exploration of conceptual connection; logical geography; conceptual synthesis; the provision of perspicuous presentations and survivable overviews; non-systematic engagement with individual or particular works, subject, ideas, events and/or situation… and more.

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Screen and Film Research Methods Today: The Screen Studies Group

Screen and Film Research Methods Today: The Screen Studies Group

Please see link: https://ssgsfresearchmethods.wordpress.com/

An interview by Ms Sana Shahid, Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture for TV series Moorat

An interview by Ms Sana Shahid, Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture for TV series Moorat

This is Kamran Qureshi’s interview conducted by Ms Sana Shahid for her dissertation. She was a research student of the 7th semester, Department of Communication Design in the Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture. Dated 5th May 2015. The transcript of the interview is as below:

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