So, another Pakistani film “Whistle” is ready to hit screens. The story of the film is written by Shafaq Ammad, and is produced by Mian Brothers & Meditation Productions, while directed by Ammad Azhar, is all set to release on 17th February, 2017 across Pakistan.
Film’s story is unique and touches the sensitive subject of cross borders drug trafficking and drug penetration amongst the youth of the country. The film also encounters the media war against Pakistan and helps in creating awareness about this alarming issue.
The press conference of the film was held on 4th January, 2017 at Paragon Marquee E11, in Islamabad. It was attended by press, media, and bloggers among others. The Chief Guest was Syed Zeeshan Ali Naqvi (Deputy Mayor Islamabad), who congratulated wished the team all the best.
The cast of the film includes Farhan Ally Agha, Tatmain ul Qulb, Sohail Sameer, Osama Bin Ghazi, Imran Ali Mani, and Aamir Kazmi among others.
While talking about the film, Farhan Ally Agha (Artist & Actor of this film) commented,
“Whistle is indeed a promising & valuable addition to the Pakistani Cinema. I’m sure the audience will enjoy every bit of it.”
Ammad Azhar (Director of the film) stated,
“Whistle focuses on placing the right & high image of Pakistan.”
He further added,
“It’s our prime responsibility to join hands in combating this issue of Terrorism & Drug Trafficking in Pakistan. We are making this film to highlight this respective issue, showing what our true identity is and what we are capable of.”
Mian Yasin (Producer of this film) revealed,
“It’s a pride to work for the betterment & promotion of Pakistani cinema and also to make a film like Whistle that highlights the spirit of nationalism in true aspect. My message to everyone is “be Pakistani, buy Pakistani and be proud of who you are”.
Shafaq Ammad (Storywriter & Art Director of the Film) mentioned,
“Pakistan is our Pride and Identity and we should never & at no cost compromise on our National Interests. Our youth is our future and it is each one of our duty to give them a favorable environment, keeping track of negative elements around us and eliminating them to help them grow with a positive attitude & mind. Our responsibility as Film maker is not just to entertain the audience but also to give a positive message to our youth.”
Apart from the above, both Executive Producers Kashif Mehmood & Osama Bin Ghazi congratulated the entire team for putting a great effort in making the film Whistle. Especially, director Ammad Azhar & producer Mian Yasin. They also mentioned the efforts of Djay3 production for their coordination during the production of the film.
Here are some of the pictures from the press conference of the film.