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2013 Films


August 10, 2013 Urdu Flop

The film Josh: (Independence Through Unity) revolves around a well dedicated school teacher Fatima (character played by Aamina Sheikh). Fatima is a resident of posh area of Karachi and living a very well to do life style. The film story get twist when one day her nanny Nusrat-bhi inexplicably disappears. Fatima then takes on the challenge to seek the dangerous truth in Nusrat’s feudal village. The themes being tackled are class separation, feudalism, poverty, individual empowerment, and women’s rights.

Josh received the 2012 Women in Film Finishing Grant, the 2013 Silent River Film Festival Best First Feature and Best Actress, the 2013 Filmfest Hamburg, Best Political Film Nomination.



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Genre: Drama l Fiction Color: Color Run Time: NC



Credited cast:

 Amina Sheikh
 Mohib Mirza
image not aval Khalid Malik
image not aval Ali Rizvi
image not aval Naveen Waqar
image not aval Adnan Shah Tipu
image not aval Salim Mairaj
 Qiaser Khan Nizamani
image not aval Naila Jafri
image not aval Parveen Akbar
image not aval Faizan Haq

Complete credited cast: NC


Film Details with Crew

Released Date: August 10, 2013
Production: Parveen Shah Productions
Producer: Iram Parveen Bilal

Saad Bin Mujeeb

Kelly Thomas

Director: Iram Parveen Bilal
Writer / Story: Iram Parveen Bilal
Production Design: Ms. Alavi Diwan.
Screenplay: Iram Parveen Bilal

Farah Usman

Studios: Twenty Nine Dash One Productions
Editor: Jochen Kunstler
Cinematography: Nausheen Dadabhoy
Music: Shahi Hasan
Andrew T. Mackay
Singers: Zoe Viccaji

Devika Chawla

Shahi Hassan

Noor Lodhi

Manesh Judge

Ali Azmat

Songs: NC

Technical Specifications

Language: Urdu  l English
Genre: Drama l Fiction
Run Time: NC
Length: NC
Sound Format: Stereophonic
Aspect Ratio: CinemaScope



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