Kamal Khan directorial film Laal Kabootar came out early this year and was immensely praised. The film though didn’t do wonders at the box office it did garner critical acclaim.
The crime thriller stars Mansha Pasha and Ahmed Ali Akbar in leading roles. The film has been currently in news and for all the right reasons. After the becoming the official entry from Pakistan, Laal Kabootar has another reason to celebrate. The film was recently screened at Washington DC South Asian Film Festival .
The Laal Kabootar actor was present at the event himself along with director Saqib Malik who was there representing his film “Baaji”.Ahmed Ali Akbar was acknowledged for his outstanding performance at the festival as well. The good news is that he also won the ‘Best Actor Male’ Award at Washington DC South Asian Film Festival .
Pakistani film makers are introducing the world to Pakistani cinemas by making efforts to give their films global reach. With Baaji winning at the Mosiac film festival, Donkey King venturing into new international markets, Asad Faruqi’s Emmy win and Laal Kabootar’s latest win we can hope for big things for Pakistani Cinema!