As we all know how Pakistani Filming industry is progressing. Well a recent incident on “MAALIK” has already proven to be worst case scenario. However, in such crucial times, Adnan Sarwar who projected his Film “SHAH” in 2015 for Cinema and after a silent broadcasted on TV channel, he directly uploaded his featured Film on the world’s popular streaming platform ‘YouTube’.
Its seemingly a substantial step which ultimately led towards cost free Movie ticket. On the top of it, He uploaded Movie with Hd-1080p Quality seems a promising step.
The story of legendary Pakistani boxer Syed Hussain Shah, Shah chronicled the turn of his fortunes as he went from homeless child in the streets of Lyari to the first South Asian winner of an Olympic Bronze Medal in boxing at the 1988 Seoul Olympics.
Adnan Sarwar director of “SHAH” while talking to DAWN News said
“We knew so many people would be recording the film on [substandard] resolution. Our strategy was to counter the film’s piracy and release the film online on our own terms. .”
“The basic idea is to screen the film and interact with the audience after. We want to tell everyone that there’s a new breed of filmmakers in Pakistani cinema – all very educated. And there should be expectations for completely different content coming out of Pakistani cinemas now. I feel Pakistani cinema should be to Bollywood what British films are to Hollywood, its edgier cousin.” “