Starring Nadeem Baig, Moammar Rana and Sonya Hussayn, Azaadi will mark the directorial debut of Imran Malik, the son of veteran movie producer/director Pervez Malik. Imran has additionally written the story whereas his brother Irfan Malik has produced the movie.
“The movie has components of patriotism, a really highly effective love story, some motion scenes – a movie has by no means been tried on such an enormous canvas in Pakistan earlier than,” mentioned Imran.
Actor Sonya Hussayn additionally revealed that the movie additionally conveys a robust message of ladies’s empowerment.
“My character Zara is an unbiased journalist, who’s [of] Pakistani [origin] however was born and introduced up within the UK. She’s outspoken, feisty and only a very empowered lady that many younger ladies will have the ability to relate to,” she mentioned in an earlier interview.
Azaadi is being shot by Australian cinematographer Ben Jasper (who additionally shot Hrithik Roshan-starrer Bang Bang) and contains a soundtrack with music by Sahir Ali Bagga and tracks by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Quratulain Baloch and Shafqat Amanat Ali Khan.
The movie will launch this yr.