Arth:The Destination London Press Conference
Arth:The Destination today in London had its press conference , in attendance was the Pakistani legend Shaan Shahid . He told the gathered press that the film was a contemporary remake of the 1982 Mahesh Bhatt classic Arth. He spoke very passionately about how the unprecedented support from Mahesh Bhatt and a first for Pakistani film industry is seen by the industry as a great step towards greater collaboration between the two countries. He did say with the release of this film shows that Pakistani filmmakers are breaking the mould and are ready to tackle issues that have historically stayed hidden behind closed doors. Synopsis
Shaan plays the role of a singer called Ali who returns to Pakistan from the UK to make a professional comeback. And then comes the distraction. Mohib Mirza will be seen as Umar, a filmmaker who’s married to Uzma Hassan’s character, also called Uzma, a writer by day, Ali’s fan girl by night.
Humaima in full diva mode. She plays the role of a superstar and also the other woman in Mirza’s life. There’s talk about pain, crying, hints of infidelity; Shaan will step into Raj Kiran’s shoes; Humaima Mallick—the star of the film Bol—will be seen playing Samita Patil’s role of Kavita; Mohib Mirza—one of the lead actors of the film Dukhtar—as Inder Malhotra, and Uzma Hassan—the actress from one of the most popular Pakistani Drama serials Ullu Baraye Farokht Nahin—will be seen playing Shabana Azmi’s role of Pooja.
Prepare to have incite your various emotions within. From disappointment, enamour and envy to obsession, joy and utter gloom, Arth – The Destination is chock-full of scenes and characters that are larger than life.
Arth:The Destination releasing 21st December 2017