Film Screening – Haal


Film Screening – Haal


Time: Friday July 6, 2012 – 19:00

Location: Institute for Peace and Secular Studies – Office # 709, Al Qadir Heights, 1 Babar Block, New Garden Town, Lahore, Pakistan

Director: Assad Zulfiqar Khan

Writers: Assad Zulfiqar Khan, Mehreen Kasana

Genre: Short, Drama, History

Duration: 23 min


Set in 1980’s Pakistan, the film explores how the military junta manipulated Islam to suit used the cudgel of religion and morality to bludgeon the media and the arts into submission.