LIFF Review: Josh – Against The Grain

JoshPoster_900Starring: Aamina Sheikh, Nyla Jafri, Khalid Malik, Mohib Mirza, Parveen Akber, Adnan Shah, Kaiser Khan Nizamani, Khalid Ahmed

Directed by: Iram Parveen Bilal

This year, the London Indian Film Festival screened it’s first Pakistani film, Josh – Against the Grain, by Iram Parveen Bilal. The Pakistani film industry doesn’t produce many films, most go unnoticed, and the few that I have seen, I tend not to like very much, so with Josh, I was pleasantly surprised, and almost relieved to find it’s actually very good.  Continue reading

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The 4th London Indian Film Festival – Preview

liff_press_logo (1)Europe’s largest platform for Indian cinema returns to London next week, as the London Indian Film Festival opens its fourth edition on 18th July 2013. The festival will be bigger than ever this year, with films in many different languages, featuring their first Urdu film, and screening will take place across the city, as well as touring Bradford and Glasgow as well.

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