Laal Kabootar made it to the Washington DC South Asian Film Festival and this time, it’s the lead actor who has done Pakistan proud.
Ahmed Ali Akbar bagged the award for Best Actor for the film, he revealed on Wednesday.Karachi-based crime thriller Laal Kabootar was also selected as Pakistan’s official entry for the upcoming Academy Awards 2020. The Academy will choose the final nominees for all award categories in December.
Laal Kabootar has also been selected as the country’s official submission to the Oscars. The critically acclaimed film is filled with action-packed sequences and directed by Kamal Khan and produced by Harvard graduates Hania Chima and Kamil Chima.
A Karachi-based crime thriller, ‘Laal Kabootar’ chronicles the life of a woman setting out to avenge the murder of her husband.