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Karachi August 16, 2013: It’s time for the cricket lovers to rush to cinemas for Pakistan’s first ever sport based movie “Mein Hoon Shahid Afridi”. The film based on Pakistan’s most passionate game-cricket will be released on August 23, 2013 at the Atrium Cinema, Karachi. “Mein Hoon Shahid Afridi” is a movie for anyone who loves cricket and dreams to represent Pakistan. The premier of the movie will be organized by Catalyst PR.
Talking with pride about his latest movie, Humayun Saeed of Six Sigma Films International said,
“We feel proud to present Pakistan’s very first movie based on sports. We have taken special care of every single little element in the movie from sets, direction, costume designing, selection of cast to cinematography, to produce an entertainer with not just a gripping storyline but impressive visuals as well. ‘Mein Hoon Shahid Afridi’ is going to reshape our cinema industry forever. It is not just a movie about sports; it is packed with great music, romance, action as well as comedy. It is a movie with a uniform appeal for all age groups. This is Six Sigma International Film’s first movie venture but we want to produce many more entertaining movies and rejuvenate Pakistan’s cinema industry.”
The movie has a strong cast which includes Hamayun Saeed , Mahnoor Balock, Javed Sheikh , Nadeem Baig, Noman Habib , Shahzad Sheikh, Shafqat Cheema , Ismail Tara , Any Jaffri , Seemi Rahil, Gohar Rasheed , Hamza Ali Abbasi , Ainan Arif , Asym Mehmood , Summer Nicks along with special appearances of the Boom Boom Afridi, Ayesha Omer, Faisal Qureshi, Aijaz Aslam and Mathira.
“A very tough journey with multiple challenges which came as obstacles and hurdles in all aspects, but what they taught us was how to deal with the most difficult situations in the most creative way. Inventing solutions for different situations are itself dynamic and the efforts put in by the whole team have inevitably resulted in the movie itself. Says Syed Ali Raza (Director).
The entire exercise in itself is an evolution of a new beginning. The whole momentum of this process has evolved and will keep on evolving from here. After this film the change will be seen in other movies too and I’m sure that other filmmakers will put forward their efforts and make brilliant films which will way forward this momentum.” He added.