Yasir Qureshi is an electronic media specialist by profession. He has worked with major international news networks and broadcasters as well as national / local mainstream television media industry in different departments and at various positions. Accustomed to conceive, create, manage & execute independent media productions for television, film, radio, print and social media.
He has worked as senior producer live news and Current affairs talk shows for the top 5 news channels of Pakistan. He has worked as news producer during breaking news scenarios, special events, during disaster reporting for national and international news networks including Geo TV, Dunya DV, Aaj TV, Capital TV, Pakistan Television, ARD German TV, CNN, BBC, ZDF German TV, Zee TV, NDTV, AL-Jazeera Arabic, MBC TV from Pakistan.
Yasir Qureshi has covered wars from Afghanistan, Lebanon, Syria, India and Kashmir. His technical skill-set includes camerawork, editing, DSNG operations, live links, DSNG design and installation, multi camera productions.
Yasir Qureshi has also directed & produced documentaries independently on different subjects and themes ranging from news, social, cultural and awareness campaigns for local and international channels, non-governmental organizations, Embassies and High Commissions in Pakistan. special documentary for the British High Commission and nine mini documentaries on social development PEACE projects by European Union (EU) in Pakistan to name few.
Kachi Talkie is his dream workplace. Katchi Talkie is where he lives in spirit (always) and in person (mostly). He looks after production, technical department, content development, production design, project design, management & execution, some cinematography, a little scribble with music / sound design besides taking care of his dream workplace.
Yasir serves as Director Technical to Asia Peace Film Festival.