Banned in Pakistan but appreciated worldwide: Javed Iqbal to feature at Berlin Film Festival
What happened: The Untold Story of a Serial Killer Javed Iqbal by Yasir Hussain is yet to be released in Pakistan, but it has the international audience in awe, as after its premiere at the UK Asian Film festival, it is set to premiere at the Berlin Film Festival. Yasir Hussain’s biopic on the notorious killer of Pakistan, Javed Iqbal, will now be screened at the Berlin Film Festival, as the “Abu Aleeha directorial will be shown at the prestigious film festival.”
Details: Ayesha Omar, while congratulating the cast, made the announcement. It is pertinent to mention that Javed Iqbal: The Untold Story of a Serial Killer received two awards at the previously held UK Asian Film Festival.