After Khuda Ke Liye, Naseeruddin Shah will now be seen in his 2nd Pakistani Punjabi movie named Zinda Bhaag which is based on illegal immigration incidents where the actor will be playing an agent involved in illegal immigration. The shooting of the movie has already been completed and the it is expected to be released next year.
Produced by Mazhar Zaidi, Zinda Bhaag is co-directed by Pakistan’s Farjad Nabi and India’s Meenu Gaur. Nabi already has Nusrat has left the building… But when?, No one believes the professor and the short film Yeh hui na mardon wali baat to his credit. His co-director Gaur has also made a documentary Paradise on a river of hell. Mazhar Zaidi, who produced some of Nabi’s earlier work, is the producer.
Music is composed by Sahir Ali Bagga featuring the voices of Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Arif Lohar and Amanat Ali.
According to the news a month before Naseeruddin Shah started shooting for Zinda Bhaag, he moved to Lahore in order to learn Pakistani culture and their language ie; the way Urdu and Punjabi are spoken there. (7253)