He Named Me Malala has been shortlisted in the 2016 MTV Movie Awards.
The film is an intimate portrait of Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai, who was targeted by the Taliban and severely wounded by gunshot when returning home on her school bus in Pakistan’s Swat Valley.
He Named Me Malala was released theatrically by Fox Searchlight Pictures, in association with Image Nation Abu Dhabi and Participant Media, with National Geographic Channel. The film is produced by Walter Parkes, Laurie MacDonald and Davis Guggenheim. Executive producers are Mohamed Al Mubarak and Michael Garin from Image Nation Abu Dhabi, Jeff Skoll from Participant Media and Shannon Dill.
The Full list of nominations in the Documentary category are:
–He Named Me Malala
–The Hunting Ground
–What Happened, Miss Simone?
You can vote for He Named Me Malala here, voting closes on March 20.