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Pakistani film Bol News

  • | August 31st, 2011

    BOL Review: The film is flawed but worthy

    BOL Review: The film is flawed but worthy

    It highlights issues that are germane not just in Pakistan, but in many countries around the world
    Pakistani director Shoaib Mansoor made a stunning feature film debut in 2007 with the critical, commercial and musical success Khuda Ke Liye that also featured a standout cameo by our own Naseeruddin Shah. While that film tackled the sensitive subject of religious extremism, Bol, his sophomore effort, looks at female emancipation in Pakistan Click here to read more

  • | August 26th, 2011

    Pakistani film ‘Bol’ tries to cash in on Ganpati weekend

    Pakistani film ‘Bol’ tries to cash in on Ganpati weekend

    Atif Aslam-Humaima Malik’s Urdu film releases strategically during the festival season in India
    The Pakistani film Bol has been more in news for its lead actor Humaima Malik’s link-up with Wasim Akram (which Humaima denied recently saying that Wasim was her friend and nothing more) than for the film itself. But truth is that Bol is already being dubbed as one of Pakistan’s boldest crossover films in recent times. Even with its flaws, the movie has been getting good reviews and Humaima has received a lot of praise from the critics. Click here to read more