Sabiha Sumar, who gave Pakistan its first worldwide release in 35 years in the form of Khamosh Pani, is geared up for her next release Rafina (Good Morning Karachi) on new year.
The film is based on a novella of the same name, written by acclaimed Pakistani writer Shandana Minhas and is directed by Sumar.
Rafina is a story about a woman, from a very low income group, who wants to be a model.
Watch the trailer here.
Directed by: Sabiha Sumar
Starring: Amna Ilyas, Atta Yaqub, Beo Raana Zafar
Producer: Sachithanandam Sathananthan, Sarah Radclyffe
Co-production: Vidhi Films (Pakistan) in association with ZDF / ARTE (Europe)
Duration: 96 minutes
Status: Sundance film festival 2012 – Reasing in Pakistan on new year.