Oct
Achievements, Festivals

Pakistan wins at Busan

Pakistan has won at Busan! For the first time in the history of Pakistani Cinema, two Pakistani filmmakers walk away with awards from the prestigious Busan Film Festival. Writer-Director Hamza Bangash received First Prize, Award of Excellence, from the Asian Film Academy and Motion Picture Association (MPA) for his feature film-in-development ‘Mariam.’ The MPA-AFA prize grants…

Jul
Achievements, screenings

Pakistani short film Dia now Available on Amazon Prime

Dia now Available on Amazon Prime We are thrilled to announce to that our critically-acclaimed short #DiaTheFilm is now exclusively available on Amazon Prime Video  Direct 🔥✨🥰 If you haven’t had the opportunity to catch us on the festival circuit now is your chance to watch the film that has enraptured audiences from Locarno to Jaipur! We are so happy…

Mar
Achievements, Festivals, Reviews

“★★★★” London Review

London Short Film Festival: Generation Gap   Jessica Peña Dia  “Mariam is determined to escape her conservative Pakistani family by pursuing an online romance in secret, but when her mother begins arranging Mariam’s marriage to her cousin, she refuses and her romance takes a dark twist, revealing the extremes that Mariam is willing to go to…

Nov
Achievements, Festivals

Dia nominated at Film Festival in Bucharest

Our film Dia is having an incredible festival tour. We are happy to announce that after screening at Torino Short Film Market and Vancouver South Asian Film Festival in November, we will be spending our December premiering in Bucharest, Romania! Dia has been nominated in the category of international short film competition at the NexT…