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Pakistani Film Festival in Bucharest in the first month of 2018

The Embassy of Pakistan is organizing a Pakistan Film Festival at Eforie Cinema, Bucharest from 19-21 January 2018. The Festival will feature a combination of movies of different genres ranging from biographical, documentary, drama, historical to cartoons for children.

Year 2017 marks an important milestone in the history of Pakistan. This year, our Nation celebrates its 70th Anniversary of Independence. As a young nation that prides itself in being the inheritors of one of the oldest civilizations on the face of this earth, Pakistanis have excelled in every domain of their social life over the past seven decades. Pakistani Film and Infotainment Industry is no exception on this account.

Popularly known through its Sobriquet, “Lollywood”, the Pakistan Film Industry has produced over 10,000 Urdu feature-films since 1948. This is in addition to thousands of films that Lollywood has churned out in other regional languages.

These include over 8,000 films in Punjabi, 6,000 in Pashto and 2,000 Sindhi feature-length films. Our cinema has the unique characteristic of experimenting with an amalgam of education and entertainment as a means to raise social awareness among the Pakistani viewership,” reads a press release by the embassy.

January 19

18:30: Pakistan –The land of Wonders (Documentary)

18:50: Jinnah (Film)

Sat, 20 January 2

17:00: Rediscovering Pakistan -The Untold Tale” -A Motorcycle Journey (Documentary)

18:00: Karakoram Pakistan HeliSki (Documentary)

18:30-20:30: Ek Thi Marium (Film)

Sun, 21 January

17:00: Burqa Avengers (Cartoon film)

17:30-18:30: Beyond the Heights (Documentary)

18:30-20:30: Ho Mann Jahaan (Film)



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