Nofil Naqi is a Director/Producer based in Karachi, Pakistan, and has been working in the media and film industries since 1997. He has worked on TVCs and branded shows for Pepsi (two major projects for Pepsi were Pepsi Battle of the Bands and Pepsi Inside Edge), Benson and Hedges (B&H Global Beat), Coca Cola (Coke Studio) and numerous TVCs for these and other brands like British American Tobacco, Unilever, Procter and Gamble, etc.
Nofil studied Film-making at SAE Institute in London, UK. Some of assignments include: Senior Producer at Pyramid Productions, Karachi; Bureau Coordinator at NBC News in Islamabad; as producer with GEO TV in London, as Video Director/Producer for BBC Urdu’s website, as Project Manager on Coke Studio Season 1, then as Senior Producer Current Affairs at DawnNews and Multimedia Editor at Dawn.com, and Editor of Spider Magazine. He has also worked as gaffer on Sabiha Sumar’s feature film Good Morning Karachi, and has taught film-making at Habib University.
Currently he is working as a freelance Director/Producer and cameraman. He has been making TVCs, documentaries for the development and corporate sectors, digital videos for social media and some music videos as well.