Back to back successful Premieres of “LoadWedding” in Karachi,Lahore and Dubai

[Post Press Release] Back to Back Premieres of Load Wedding Took Media by Storm (5)Karachi(Cliff News)The premieres of the much-anticipated film “Load Wedding” – a social comedy / family drama by Filmwala Pictures and Geo Films, were held in Lahore, Dubai and Karachi on 18th, 19th and 21st of Augustrespectively.A number of luminaries graced the premieres including Faysal Qureshi, Aijaz Aslam, Adnan Siddiqui, Angeline Malik, Abdullah Kadwani, Ayesha Omar, Bilal Ashraf, Humayun Saeed, Bilal Lashari, Amanat Ali etc.The film is enthralling with the right amount of comedy and flawless dance moves. The captivating plot revolves around Raja, who is head over heels for Meeru, and his struggles to marry his first and only love. The movie also highlights the sensitive topic of dowry without any serious undertones, so that people can perceive the intended messages in a lighter mood.Fizza Ali Meerza, CEO Filmwala Pictures was all smiles at the premiere and claimed, “It is a surreal feeling to see people’s reaction to Load Wedding at the premiere of the movie because we have put our heart and soul into Load Wedding. I am expecting an incredible response at the release of the movie due to the immensity of love people have shown right from the beginning of Load Wedding.”Nabeel Qureshi, Director Load Wedding excitedly stated, “The response we received in each premiere was literally phenomenal and I am sure that the movie will bring out the same response from the audience once it releases.”Load Wedding has been earning rave reviews since its first trailer release. The movie was released by Distribution Club in Pakistan and Zee International Studios worldwide this Eid-ul-Azha and has been taking cinema fanatics by storm from past two days.

About Filmwala Pictures:

Filmwala Pictures is one of the biggest Pakistani Film Production Company founded by Fizza Ali Meerza who has proven to be a pioneer in the film business and contributed immensely in the revival of the Pakistani Film industry. The dream team of Fizza Ali Meerzaalong with Nabeel Quershi; director and co-writer, have managed to give back to back block buster hits since 2014.Filmwala Pictures acknowledges films as a medium, as a tool to change, hence they aim to create entertaining films on a good scale that showcases the problems faced by our people at a grass root level while also giving a positive message for the society.

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Wonderful addition of Mehndi Songs “Munday Lahore De” released

[News Byte] Munday Lahore De Is a Wonderful Addition to Mehndi Songs

Karachi(Cliff News)With the well-thought-out marketing strategy, FilmwalaPictures showed how important it is to be creative and immaculately imprint the name “Load Wedding” in people’s minds. The much-anticipated video of the song “Munday Lahore De” of the upcoming chartbuster Load Wedding, presented by Filmwala Pictures and Geo Films released on 7th August, 2018. Load Wedding will be released by Distribution Club in Pakistan and Zee International Studios worldwide.Filmwala Pictures in collaboration with Zee Music Co. released video track of the much hyped mehndi song “Munday Lahore De” after securing rave reviews for “ HYPERLINK “https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rg8yRZQZT6E&feature=youtu.be” Rangeya”. The song is composed by the music maestro Shani Arshad who had also composed Actor in Law’s and Na Maloom Afraad’s hit songs earlier.Singers, Mohsin Abbas Haider and SaimaJahan have left no stone unturned to keep it light and hit it out of the park.

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The lyrics have been penned by Shani Arshad and Mohsin Abbas Haider who have managed to bring out the Desi Punjabi Wedding feels through this song.Fahad Mustafa and Mehwish Hayat created magic on screen with their impeccable chemistry, unmatched energy and dance moves that will definitely get you on your toes. The song has been choreographed very intelligently by NighaJee, who has given new mehndi dance goals for this wedding season. Nomi Ansari has dressed Fahad Mustafa & Mehwish Hayat in vibrant and colorful clothes keeping the desi theme in mind.Munday Lahore De is the perfect peppy mehndi song of the season, from its melody to lyrics, the song has us hooked. Keeping every beat and step on track, Shani Arshad has created a masterpiece for the song and dance lovers.

About Filmwala Pictures:

Filmwala Pictures is one of the biggest Pakistani Film Production Company founded by Fizza Ali Meerza who has proven to be a pioneer in the film business and contributed immensely in the revival of the Pakistani Film industry. The dream team of Fizza Ali Meerzaalong with Nabeel Quershi; director and co-writer, have managed to give back to back block buster hits since 2014.Filmwala Pictures acknowledges films as a medium, as a tool to change, hence they aim to create entertaining films on a good scale that showcases the problems faced by our people at a grass root level while also giving a positive message for the society.

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Filmwala Pictures announces historic collaboration with ZEE Studios International for “Load Wedding”

[Press Release] - Filmwala Pictures Announces Historic Collaboration with ZEE Studios International for 'Load Wedding'

Karachi(CliffNews)Filmwala Picturesis proud to announce the first ever collaboration with one of the most reputable and biggest media houses in Asia: Zee Studios International for the global release of their film – Load Wedding – all set to release this Eid ul Azha.The film stars one of the most loved couple of the Pakistani film industry – Fahad Mustafa and Mehwish Hayat in the lead roles and is directed by Nabeel Qureshi.Speaking about this momentous partnership Fizza Ali Meerza, CEO Filmwala Pictures said, “This is a great moment for Pakistani Cinema & FilmwalaPictures – and it just feels phenomenal to be able to take Load Wedding to so many new markets with this amazing collaboration. Zee Studios International has an immense reach across the globe, we are just honoured that they felt Load Wedding was the right Pakistani film for them to come on board with their support and help us reach new territories, markets and audiences – helping us make Pakistani Cinema global.”Teaming up with Zee Studios International, Load Wedding is going to be released in USA, Canada, UK, GCC, Singapore, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand/ Fiji and Mauritius in addition to Pakistan where it is being distributed by IMGC.Nabeel Qureshi, Director Load Wedding stated, “Load Wedding is already creating immense excitement within the audiences in Pakistan and going global with Zee Studios International could be the best thing possible for this project. Filmwala Pictures is on the verge of creating history and we need love and support from our well-wishers.”Zee Entertainment launched in 1992 by Dr Subhash Chandra, has made a mark for itself not only in South Asia but worldwide. They embarked on their dominance in cinema with the release of Gadar – Ek Prem Katha in 2001 and since then have released some of the biggest hits such as Rustom, Jazbaa, Qarib QaribSingle, Hindi Medium and Secret Superstar to name a few.Load Wedding will be hitting the cinemas in Pakistan and worldwide on Eid ul Azha.

About FIlmwala Pictures:

Filmwala Pictures is a one of the biggest Pakistani Film Production Company founded by Fizza Ali Meerza who has proven to be a pioneer in the film business and contributed immensely in the revival of the Pakistani Film industry. The dream team of Fizza Ali Meerzaalong with Nabeel Quershi; director and co-writer, have managed to give back to back block buster hits since 2014.Filmwala Pictures acknowledges films as a medium, as a tool to change, hence they aim to create entertaining films on a good scale that showcases the problems faced by our people at a grass root level while also giving a positive message for the society.

 

 

Film industry delegation meets with Governor Sindh

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Karachi (Cliff News)Film Producers Association delegation lead by Chairman Mr. Syed Noor, Chairman distributors Association Mr. Mohammad Ijaz Kamran and IMGC group Chairman Mr. Sh. Amjad Rashid met with Honorable Governor Sindh Mr. Mohammad Zubair.Governor Sindh appreciated services and contribution of Mr. Syed Noor in film industry. Mr. Syed Noor appreciated noble gesture of federal government and patronage of Honorable Governor Sindh to hold Pakistan International Film Festival (PIFF). However it was pointed out that film industry was not truly represented in throughout festival. Even major players in the film industry like Evernew group, Eveready group, IMGC group, HKC group with contribution of over 80% of movies produced and released have not been taken on board.It shows discrimination particularly to Punjab where offices of recognized producers association established 63 years ago along with office of distributors association. Most of the senior technicians, artists, producers are based in Lahore with viable contribution in the growth of film industry after partition. Still most of the artists and technicians working in Sindh belongs to Punjab.Mr. Mohammad Ijaz Kamran also pointed out film policy announced in film convention but so far it is restricted upto announcement. No practical step has been taken including welfare fund for artists and technicians.Mr. Sh.Amjad Rashid Chairman IMGC group having released around 290 movies and with major investment of around Rs.280 million in Pakistani movies forwarded his points of views particularly desired role of federal government for promotion of business in China . India has successfully launched and earned substantial foreign exchange with the release of movie DANGAL, SECRET SUPERSTAR, BAJI RAO MASTANI and (mediocre movie HINDHI MEDIUM has crossed business of $ 23.82 million ).No Pakistani movie has been released so far. Though earlier in 1950;s and 1960’s successfully Pakistani movies created a record business. Breakthrough is only possible with government support. Most of the policies and offices are controlled by public sector in China. Allocation for Pakistani quota has not approved. No movie has been released including movie ‘Chalay Thay Saath’ having Chinese hero and posturized on the boarder of Pakistan – China. There is dire need of joint production between Pakistan & China.During the visit of Indian Prime Minister and other delegate film makers from private sector have been included in the delegate and respective meetings were arranged and signed in presence of Indian prime Minister. In spite of most cordial and brotherly relations with China no higher dignitaries visits have included private sectors delegate for release of Pakistani movies and imports/exports of Chinese movies and co-production. All efforts to brief & appointment with State Minister of information is failed.Secondly it was also pointed out that incentives for international releases of Pakistani movies is required from government. Tax exemption for producers, distributors have not been announced and formally not incorporated.. Proposal has been submitted to the Minister.Governor Sindh graciously accepted reservations expressed by the delegate. He assured that federal government treats all the provinces alike and would have appreciated participation particularly notable routed industry i.e. from the Punjab.He promised with delegate to take up proposal including release and co-production of Pakistan – China with federal government. Other subjects discussed were also assured for his support and patronage. Delegate thank Honorable Governor Sindh for his time and understanding.

Cinepax CEO makes it to top 5 “Women of Global Cinema 2018”

[Press Release] Cinepax CEO makes it to top 5 women of Global Cinema (1)

Karachi(Cliff News)Cinepax Cinemas, Pakistan’s favorite cinema chain’s CEO Mariam El Bacha, is featured on number 5th in the list of “Top 50 women of the Global Cinema” which truly showcases her hard work towards the cinema industry.Mariam took the position of the CEO of Cinepax Cinemas in Feb 2018. She was previously working as the Director of Operations at MBO Cinemas Malaysia, She is also a very active speaker at the international events.On making it to the top 5 Women of Global Cinema, Mariam states:“I am extremely honored to have joined Cinepax. Bringing entertainment to the Pakistani people is our main goal and we will continue working relentlessly to ensure we reach every City in Pakistan with state of the art locations and a safe, family friendly environment where everyone can be a star.”

About Cinepax Cinemas

Cinepax is Pakistan’s Favorite Cinema Chain, which is currently running 14 cinemas across Pakistan and will also be expanding its operation in Madagascar in Mar 2018. Cinepax plans to expand to 150 screens worldwide by 2020.

Project Ghazi Releases Adnan Jaffar’s looks as “QATAAN”

Karachi (Cliff News)Project Ghazi is a unique film in the cinema history of Pakistan, and seeks to showcase the technologically advanced side of Pakistan.Project Ghazi released its first look in which ‘Adnan Jaffar’ is shown as ‘Qataan’ . Qataan is an international mercenary with the ability to influence the minds of the weak willed men, an ability that he has now mastered and uses to command his followers.
He was born and raised as a street urchin. During his entire childhood, he saw crime and violence in every form, and rather than being afraid of it, he began to experience a fascination with the evil that surrounded him.IMG-20170531-WA0073Thus, Qataan becomes a product of our desensitization to crime and corruption in all its forms across the country.
The film is scheduled to release in July 2017 by Distribution Club.

Distribution Club and VisionArtMedia Join Hands for the Release of “Rangreza”

Karachi (Cliff News)IMGC Distribution Club proudly announce the acquisition of the film ‘Rangreza’ to be released by the third quarter of 2017.Produced under the banner of Vision Art Films, & released by IMGC/Distribution Club, one of the leading importers and distributors of foreign and local films in Pakistan has sealed the distribution deal for the film.Rangreza is a film that showcases our society’s cultural and traditional values with an essence of love, music, emotions and humor. The film is a journey of how two different classes and schools of thought come together. fb_img_1485260040365A beautiful contrast of modern pop music and classical music. A strong musical score with eight songs done by #AbidaParveen, #Asrar, #QurramHussain (Q) from #JoshBand, #FaridAyaz and #AbuMuhammadQawwals & #HamzaAkram.
Rangreza is written by #AkhterQayyum and directed by #AamirMohiuddin.Stars: #BilalAshraf, #UrwaHocane, #GoharRasheed, #SaleemMiraj, #TanveerJamal, #AkberSubhan, #ShahidNaqvi, #ImranPeerzada, #SabaFaisal, #SeemiPasha, #GhanaTahir & #HumairaBano.