Pakistan, 2008, 105 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: USA
Program: World Cinema Now
Language: Urdu English Sub-Titles
Awards: film won the FIPRESCI at the Osian Film Festival in Delhi, received Honorable Mention from the Satya
When a Pakistani father follows his wandering young son across the border into India, they're captured and imprisoned for half a decade, leaving mother back home without a clue of their whereabouts. Gorgeous cinematography and a powerful performance by Indian superstar Nandita Das enhance this tense tale, adapted from true events.
DIRECTOR: Mehreen Jabbar
Producer: Javed Jabber
Editor: Mehreen Jabbar, Aseem Sinha
Screenwriter: Mohammad Ahmed
Cinematographer: Sofian Khan
Music: Debajyoti Mishra
Principal Cast: Nandita Das, Rashid Farooqui, Syed Fazal Hussain, Maria Wasti, Navaid Jabbar
Filmography: Debut Feature
Official Film Website
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