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City of Silence | Mpaop


Motion Pictures Archive of Pakistan

City of Silence

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1924-1947 Films



June 23, 1934 Urdu Flop

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City of Silence was also advertise as Khoni Jadugar.

Cinematic related personalities and technicians were disappointed with failure of films one after the other so many of them moved to Bombay and Calcutta. On the other hand film producer and director R.K. Shori had another view point so he while incorporating Lala Sampat Lal Karnani procured a film studios of Muslim Town and announced a film named City of Silence (Khoni Jadugar).

During the shoot of this film, due to ailment of director Roop K. Shori, Majnu (Herald Lewis) continued the direction of City of Silence.

This film was released at Parbhat and King cinema of Lahore.


All possible details about the movie are appended below……. ………however looking forward for your input / information about this film, please.

Genre: Drama l Romance Color: Run Time: NC



Credited cast:

image not aval Sheyama
image not aval M.D. Kanwar
image not aval Baig
image not aval Majnu (Herald Lewis)
image not aval Osha
image not aval Kanti
image not aval Heera Lal
image not aval Jan
image not aval Hukam Singh
 M. Ismail

Complete credited cast: NC

Film Details with Crew

Released Date:

June 23, 1934


R.K. Shori


R.K. Shori

Lala Sampat Lal Karnani


Roop K. Shori

Majnu (Herald Lewis)


Syed Imtiaz Ali Taj


Akhtar Sherani

Production Manager:

Barkat Mehra


Film Studios at Muslim Town Lahore


Harcharan Singh Kawatra

Chief Assistant:

Majnu (Herald Lewis)


Master Gobind Ram




Technical Specifications




Drama l Romance

Run Time:




Sound Format:


Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1







Composed by


Ishq Ka Mousam, Gham Ki Hawayen, Uff Ri Jawani Hi Zamaney

NC Akhtar Shirani Master Gobind Ram

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