Karawood International Film Festival is having its first ever film festival to promote, support and boost the Pakistani Film Industry and give international exposure to the film makers. For this noble cause Mr. Khalid Khan, CEO, Karawood and Mr. Adnan Bashir Khan, COO, Karawood have joined hands to make this festival happen, with the support of the industry and media.
Karawood International Film Festival is not here to make revenues but to promote, encourage and recognize our own film makers and producers from around the globe. Cinepax will be screening these feature films, short films and documentaries from Pakistan and other countries, in its theatres in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad, every day, from 7 th of September till 13th of September. Media partners for this festival are PTV network, Express network, Playmax, Leo Entertainment (Filmazia, Filmax, Film World & Aruj), FM 100, Samaa FM who will be promoting this noble cause through their respective channels and newspapers.
“This is a platform created to help young filmmakers to showcase their talent. Films are procured from international independent producers and directors. Their work gets exposure and they gain access to the industry and foreign film world which will help them create opportunities for their future growth.” said Mr. Khalid Khan, CEO, Karawood. Also, Mr. Adnan Bashir Khan, COO, Karawood commented “There is a lot of talent from media sciences students yet to be explored and Karawood is a platform to build international exposure for them.”
To further recognize the talent, Karawood International Film Festival, will be having respected and legendary people on the panel of jury from the relevant art and media disciplines which will be headed by film star, Nadeem. The jury will also consider voting of the viewers which will be carried out through electronic app which will be placed at the cinema houses. Karawood International Film Festival will be having a grand award night to announce the nominees and winners for the best talents emerging from this platform which will be aired on its media partners very soon. Karawood International Film Industry has got blessings from legendry talent from India and Pakistan and the Karawood is expecting full hearted support from all viewers and art lovers nationwide.