Pakistan’s director Bilal Lashari has shot his first feature film called Waar. Lashari shot this film in collaboration with ISPR. MindWorks Media, Hunt Lowry and Warner Bros. have produced this film. Hunt Lowry is the producer of “Donnie Darko” and Warner Bros is the producer of a smash hit “A Walk to Remember” and numerous other well known films.
Waar is an action, thriller and drama film. Hassan Waqas Rana has written the story of this film. Shaan Shahid and Shamoon Abbasi are leading stars of this movie. The storyline has been inspired by the war on terror in Pakistan and its effects on the world but with a much stylised interpretation of it. War has been shot in English language. This film has been shot at various locations in and outside of Pakistan. The estimated film budget is $2,000,000 (PKR 170M or 17 Crores).
The 140 min feature film is currently in it’s post-production stage. It is expected to release in summer.