Pakistani short film 'Dia' to have its UK premiere / by hamza bangash

Express Tribune | Oct 3rd, 2018 | Read full article here

“Nida Khan starrer short film, Dia, directed by film-maker Hamza Bangash is all set to premiere in London at the prestigious platform of BAFTA-qualifying London Short Film Festival (LSFF)

The film, based on a true story, revolves around the notion of mental illness which is still considered a taboo in today’s society.

Talking to The Express Tribune, Bangash said, “I’m really thrilled at the UK premiere and am hoping to attend.” He further added, “Dia had it’s world premiere at the Locarno Film Festival, where my feature film project Flame, was selected for the open doors producer’s lab as well. I had the opportunity to attend, and it was incredible!”