TWS Alumnus Ariel Nasr Wins the Canadian Screen Award

Friday, March 08, 2013


Congratulations to TWS alumnus Ariel Nasr ('97) for winning the Canadian Screen Award last Sunday!

His film, The Boxing Girls of Kabul, won in the Best Short Documentary category. Ariel wrote and directed the film.

Ariel was nominated for an Oscar in the Live Action Short Film category for Buzkashi Boy. He was the producer of this film.

He has appeared in a number of media since his two nominations, including Q with Jian Ghomeshi, Toronto Star, and The Chronicle Herald. He was also featured in our alumni/ae interview in 2010.