Day 2

Tuesday, 25th February, 2020

 

2:00 PM Onwards

154 Studio

 

2:00 – 2:45 PM

Man with A Movie Camera

 

An homage to Dziga Vertov, Man with a Movie Camera is a panel that explores the hardworking teams behind mainstream and independent films, who make dreams come true. This panel includes names from the industry that range from gaffers to directors, such as cinematographer Faraz Iqbal, Art Director Eruj Hadi, Editor Moiz Qazi, and filmmaker Kamal Khan, amongst others.

 

3:00 – 3:45 PM

The ‘Act’ in Actress

 

The word actress can never be fully explained without understanding the nuances that goes into performance and that’s what The ‘Act’ in Actress is trying to explain. Featuring names such as Bushra Ansari, Samina Peerzada, Ayesha Omar, and Manal Khan, amongst others, the panel will go into the intricacies of being an actress in Pakistan’s budding entertainment industry.

 

4:00 – 5:30 PM

Screening of ‘Sindhustan’ by Sapna Bhavnani (India)

 

A film that explores the land that was once one, Sindhustan by Sapna Bhavnani is an exhilarating journey into what Sindh means to those who were turned landless overnight due to the Partition of the Subcontinent explored through the eyes of Bhavnani’s grandmother, who belongs to the Paris of Sindh, Shikarpur. This will be the first time the documentary will be screened in Pakistan.