2015 – 2020 PhD
Film And Television Research At The College Of Business Arts And Social Sciences, Brunel University London.
(Women Film Directors and British Cinema of 1950s)
1999 – Masters In Communication Sciences
Television Production, Advertising & Journalism.
1993 – Bachelors Of Arts
1990 – FSc – Intermediate
Chemistry, Physics, Biology
Qureshi, I. (2002). [MSc Thesis] “Role of Family Planning Ads on Television in Changing Perception”
Qureshi, I. (2020). [PhD Thesis] “A Critical Analysis of Wendy Toye’s work as a Woman Director in British Cinema and Television”
Qureshi, I. (2021). [Paper In-progress] “Subversion of Masculinity in Women Directors’ Films.”
Qureshi, I. (2021). [Paper In-progress] “Negative Portrayal of Women in ARY Digital’s TV series.”
Qureshi, I. (2022). [Book In-progress] “What a Woman Has to Be: Wendy Toye and 1950s British Cinema”
2011-2017 Cambridge University – Assistant Examiner
1995-1999 Beaconhouse School System – Teaching Computer Software And Head Librarian.
ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE (SELECT)
2011-2020 Cordant Group – DCM (Duty Communication Manager)
2018-2020 KQ Movies Ltd – Co-Founder, Director and Producer
2000-2020 Evergreen Media Europe Ltd – Producer and Director
Women in Cinema, Postwar British Cinema, Film and TV Productions, Gender, Intersex, Film Directors, and Practice-based research.
2014 Audibility And Loudness – BBC Academy London
COURSES, WORKSHOPS, TRAINING
2020 Doctoral Research: Completing Successfully, Brunel University
2019 Researcher Development Series 3: Advanced Researcher Development, Brunel University
2018 Research Ethics: An Introduction, Brunel University
2017-2018 PhD Thesis Writing Group – Brunel University
2017 Researcher Development Series 2: Intermediate Researcher Development, Brunel University
2017 Qualitative Research Methods, ‘Autobiographical Accounts In Qualitative Research’, Brunel University
2017 RefWorks- An Introduction, Brunel University
2017 Literature Review Writing, Brunel University
2016 Copyrighted Images- A Guide For Researchers, Brunel University
2016 Kudos For Researchers, Making Sure Research Is Found, Read And Applied, Brunel University
2016 Influencing Skills, How To Influence And Persuade, Brunel University
2016 An Introduction To Screenwriting, University of East Anglia
2012 Tapeless Technology Workshop (HD Cameras), VMI London
2011 1st Aid Emergency, Advance Training Academy London
2010 City & Guilds, Future Training College London, Level 4 Award In Preparing To Teach In The Lifelong Learning Sector
2010 Final Cut Pro (Apple Film Editing Course), Transmedia London
1993 Office Secretary (One year, full-time), Pak-German Technical Training Centre
2008 – Nido Young Stars TV Talk Show By Atiqa Odho, Geo TV Network
2007 – Dil Ke Batein TV Game Show (Guest) By Faisal Qureshi, ARY Digital TV Network
2005 – The Making Of Riyasat TV Serial (Kingdom Of Hearts), ARY Digital TV Network
2002 – Hardam Tayar TV Show, PTV Network
AWARDS AND GRANTS
2019 Spark Award Grant, University of East Anglia
2010 Nomination: Best Producer Drama Serial for Ishq Ki Inteha, Lux Style Awards
2009 Nomination: Best Director Drama Serial for Sarkar Sahab, Lux Style Awards
2007 Nomination: Best Director Drama Serial for Makan, Lux Style Awards
2006 Nomination: Best Director Drama Serial for Riyasat, Lux Style Awards
2005 Nomination: Best Director Drama Serial for Moorat, Lux Style Awards
2005 Winner: Best Drama Series Award for Maa Aur Mamta, Indus Drama Awards
2003 Winner: Best Telefilm Award for Murad, Indus Telefilm Festival
2002 Winner: Best Talk Show Award from private production for Ariel Mothers, PTV Awards
SELECTED FILMOGRAPHY (SELECT)
Beyond The Silence Of The Sea. (2010). [Tv Documentary] Directed By Iram Qureshi And Kamran Qureshi. PTV Network.
Ishq Ke Inteha. (2009-2010). [TV Series] Series Directed by Iram Qureshi And Kamran Qureshi.
Nestle’ Nesvita Women of Strength. (2009). [tv show] Series Directed by Iram Qureshi And Kamran Qureshi. ARY Digital TV and Geo TV Network.
Nestlé Nido Young Stars. (2008). [tv show] Series Directed by Iram Qureshi And Kamran Qureshi. Geo TV Network.
Sarkar Sahab. (2007). [tv series] Directed by Iram Qureshi And Kamran Qureshi. ARY Digital TV.
Riyasat. (2005). [TV Series] Co-Directed By Iram Qureshi. ARY Digital TV.
Murad. (2003). [TV Film] Co-Produced By Iram Qureshi. Indus TV Network.
Ariel Mothers. (2000). [TV Talkshow Series] Co-Produced By Iram Qureshi. PTV Network.
INTERESTS AND SKILLS
Digital Cameras (I am a registered Red Digital Cinema camera owner)
Book reading (Fiction, Factual and Literature).
Interpreting, analysing and editing screenplays (Final Draft 10).
Web content editing on WordPress.
DaVinci Resolve Studio & Final Cut Pro editing softwares.
Movie Magic Scheduling and Budgeting.
Typing speed 60 wpm.