Pakistani film ‘Waar’ has tasted success like no other film in Pakistan. The film that was made in a budget of approx. $ 1 million, has reached almost $ 2 million dollars at the box office till date. The commercial success of the movie in Pakistan has built huge expectations among movie lovers in overseas as well.
Now after conquering home ground, ‘Waar’ is on its way for a global release. Speaking exclusively to Emirates 24|7 debutant director Bilal Lashari says a plan is being laid out for its international release.
Bilal said, “We are still talking to distributors and we are trying to finalise the release dates because we want to release it simultaneously in many countries that’s why it’s taking bit of time. “
In the UAE, fans have been eagerly waiting for the theatre release and the director is also looking forward to bring his film to the Pakistani expatriates here.
“The film has got incredible response; the movie is on its way to be the highest grossing film ever in Pakistan. We’ve almost reached that point, in fact
in recent times no film has done as much business.
After Waar’s resounding performance it is touted that the film will revive Pakistan’s dwindling movie industry.