Jul
Achievements, Festivals

Pakistan makes it to Locarno Film Festival 2020

We are thrilled to announce that Hamza Bangash's latest short film,  1978, will be having it's World Premiere in-competition at the Locarno International Film Festival International  2020. The Locarno Film Festival is considered to be the world capital of auteur cinema. The festival is known to champion art-house films and has launched the careers of some...
Jan
Achievements, Festivals

Hamza Bangash’s film MARIAM heads to Berlinale

Hamza Bangash’s feature-film-in-development MARIAM is headed to the Berlin International Film Festival 2020. MARIAM has been selected for the Berlin Talent Project Market, where the team aims to raise international support for the film. Writer-Director Hamza Bangash’s feature-film-in-development, MARIAM, is headed to the Berlin International Film Festival! The film, produced by Anam Abbas, has been…

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…