haseena moin

Q&A: Haseena Moin Laments The Lack of Strong Female Characters on Pakistani TV

For those who have grown up watching PTV dramas, Haseena Moin is a name they respect; from Shehzori in the 1970s to Jaane Anjaane...
THE SHOW MUST GO ON - Filmmaking

The Reason Behind the Success of The Indian Film Industry

As originally published in Synergyzer Issue 5, 2017 - 'The Show Must Go On' A Google search for ‘developments in filmmaking in India’ gives a...
WISEMAN-OF-CINEMA - Atrium

Q&A: Nadeem Mandviwalla on The Success of Atrium Cinemas & The Impact of Banning...

As originally published in Synergyzer Issue 5, 2017 - 'The Show Must Go On' The Cinema Industry in Pakistan remains indebted to Nadeem Mandviwalla –...
CRAFTING THE FILM SCRIPT

Crafting The Film Script & The Need for Script Consultants in Pakistan

As originally published in Synergyzer Issue 5, 2017 - 'The Show Must Go On' By Sirah Haq Filmmaking in Pakistan is all set for a revival....

The Rise & Fall of Playback Singing in Pakistan

As originally published in Synergyzer Issue 5, 2017 - 'The Show Must Go On' Before 1965, when Indian films were allowed to be screened in...
Nuplex

Q&A: Jamil Baig talks about Nueplex Cinemas becoming The Place for Entertainment-Deprived Karachi-ites

As originally published in Synergyzer Issue 5, 2017 - 'The Show Must Go On' In the last four years, Nueplex Cinemas at The Place has...
ARY Film Festival

Q&A: Shehzad Hassan Khan talks about ARY Film Festival

What is the vision of ARY Film Festival and how does it act as a platform to encourage young talent? Our vision is to put...

FILM AWARDS: Worthy or Waste?

In the civilized world, awards are supposed to facilitate the most outstanding actors, writers, filmmakers and technicians out of the many that give their...

PAKISTANI CINEMA: Jingoism is Not For Us

By Omair Alavi The cinema business in Pakistan is very tricky; one day cinema-owners can be kings and before they know it, they can become...

Editor-in-Chief, Ahmed Kapadia on The Great Rate Race

As originally published in Synergyzer Annual 2019 There’s a free market and then there’s a Pakistani version of the free market. The latter is a...