Rehan Sheikh, the renowned actor in the Pakistani entertainment industry will be directing a comedy-drama film titled ‘Azad’. The movie will feature Sanam Saeed and Salman Shahid in lead roles whereas the film expected to release late 2016 before Bakra Eid.
Azad has been penned and directed under the banner of Rehan Sheikh and produced by Hassan Naeem and Rehan Sheikh revolves around the plot of comedy-drama. “The film stars Salman Shahid, Sanam Saeed, Sabreen Hisbani and myself. Plus there are two exciting young actors from Islamabad’s theater scene, Ajlal Shah and Jawad Rana,” revealed Rehan.
The first teaser of Azad movie released and displayed the silhouettes of a man and woman on the screen who have met after 3 years.
With a caption ,” We meet after a thousand days…” a teaser was released last year.
In conversation with Images (Dawn), Rehan said, “Azad is a lighthearted exploration of the idea of freedom of an individual— how one is not free of one’s own past, let alone anything else. The genre is comedy-drama with a light satirical angle on media and is set in the world of radio. It’s a small Independent film and somewhat offbeat.”
The filmmakers recently released the first official trailer of Azad:
Disclosing about the direction of the movie, Rehan said that he has one of the most professional and equipped team working with him on the sets of Azad.
Revealing about the music genre of the movie, Rehan revealed, “Music has been done by Taimoor Mirza and there are songs by vocalists like Arieb Azhar, Shumaila Hussain, and Masooma. Music is an integral part of the film and a lot of thoughts, discussion, and work went into it.”
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