The cast of the upcoming romantic movie Hijrat which is written and directed by Farooq Mengal and produced under the banner of Farooq Mengal(FM) Productions met the media on 8th April 2016 at Hijrat’s music launch. The film, which will be distributed nationwide by HUM Films and Eveready Group of Companies is a love story which plays out in the fore ground of exordus of millions of people from Afghanistan to Pakistan following the Afghan War.
The cast and crews fresh talent in the lead roles – model – turned – actor Asad Zaman as the male protagonist and Rabia Butt and Rubbab Ali is the female protagonist. Industry Veterans like Nadeem, Ayub Khoso, Durdana Butt, Jamal Shah, Mahjabeen, Saima Baloch and Noman Aijaz also make up the cast of Hijrat. Film star Sana also makes a special guest appearance in the film.
The program, hosted by Shahnaz Ramzi, CEO STARLINKS PR began with a welcome and brief introduction about the movie. The atmosphere through out the meet and greet waslight hearted-charged, especially because of the presence of Ali Azmat who has lent his musical talent to the Hijrat soundtrack. One of the highlights of the event was Ali Azmat’s Live performance of the songs he has sung for the Film.
Among those who spoke occasion were Sultana Siddiqui, Farooq Mengal, Asad Zaman, Rabia Butt, Rubbab Ali, Mahjabeen, Saima Baloch, Ayub Khoso, Jamal Shah, Durdana Butt, Ali Azmat, Nadeem and Sana they shared their experiences spanning both Pakistan and Turkey, while the cast making its tribute on the Silver Screen also spoke about making the transition to the big screen. Ali Azmat spoke at length on the music of Hijrat. Without giving too much of the story away, the cast talked about how wild the movie is part of the resurgence of Pakistani Cinema, they hope that it will also help to throw light on the history of Pakistan.
An animated question and answer session followed, leaving everyone waiting excitedly about the screening of the film.
The movie hits the cinemas nationwide on April 22, 2016.
The PR of the event was done STARLINKS PR and Events.