Karachi, May 03, 2017 (PPI-OT): ARY Digital Network is pleased to announce the 1st ARY Film Festival to be held in Karachi from May 4 – 6, 2017 (5:00 pm onwards). Presented by Italiano and powered by Rooh Afza, the film festival will be happening at the Cinepax Cinemas, Ocean Mall Karachi.
The films being showcased are as follows:
Choora Ek Pratha,
Mabel aur Mein
100 Steps Sou Qadam
Ek Pao Dahi
Dil Tau Bacha Hai
Bits of What I Have
6 Cup Chai
Toba Tek Singh
In Search of America Insha Allah
Main aur Amrita
FEICA A Life with Cartoons
The Preservation of Art of Pottery Making
Sindh Munjhi Maa
Pangolins in Peril A story of Rare Scales
Masters of the Sky
Shuwanag The Baloch Shepherd
K2 and the Invisible Footmen
Apart from the above regular entries, the festival is also coming up with special screenings of internationally appreciated films such as Maheen Zia’s ‘Lyari Notes’, ‘Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velazquez Story’ contributed by the American Film Showcase and Anjum Shehzad’s ‘Mah e Mir’. Academy award winner Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy’s ‘Song of Lahore’ will also be premiered at the festival.
Mr. Salman Iqbal, President and Founder, ARY Digital Network, in his message regarding the festival said “It has been our foremost endeavour to develop and nurture the film industry in Pakistan. We have now embarked on yet another journey in the same direction, the ARY Film Festival, whereby we will provide an opportunity to new and creative filmmakers from Pakistan and around the world to come showcase their talent and get recognized for their efforts. This is our first year for the festival and we intend to make it bigger and better in the years to come”.
For more information, contact:
ARY Digital Network
Abdullah Haroon Road, Saddar, Karachi, Pakistan