And this train has reached its Aakhri Station… What did you all think of this 7 week journey?
That patriarchy is a defining feature of desi society is something we all know, equally commonplace is the knowledge of its harmful implications, particularly for women. Here then is the question: […]
If Yasmin’s story was gut wrenching and Gulmeena’s eye-opening, Farzana’s story hit where it hurt the most. Domestic abuse, more particularly marital abuse is an unfortunate reality, but we the […]
The 2nd episode of Akhri Station journeys on with its strong and impactful storytelling.
Hard hitting, edgy and unafraid to make a point, Kashf Foundation and Khoosat Films’ Aakhri Station is off to a very strong start.
Sania Saeed and Nimra Bucha come together for the first time ever for Mushk, a new theater play to be staged in Lahore, Islamabad and Karachi. Read on for how you can win tickets for Mushk!
SZ: In terms of the movie you’ve chosen to focus on the last years of his life … was it a conscious decision to focus on his Pakistan years? SK: To […]
My first encounter with Manto took place at a bookstore in Karachi where I picked up one of his short story collections. The bookseller knew me well from my frequent visits […]
As a social group we desis take great pride in our close knit relationships. Our connections stretch across generations making for an incredibly interwoven and complicated tapestry. Insignificant though each one of […]
Just as chicken soup is not just chicken and water thrown together in a pot and cooked till it becomes mush, a good drama is a lot more than just the story […]