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Punjabi film

Billo

Released date: Friday, 7 December 1951

Color: Black & White

Genre: Social film

Film company: Indo-Pak Pictures

Made in Lahore

Box office: Flop

Film director
Title role(s):
Debut: Nizam Din

Due to a protest from musician community the name of Punjabi film Meerasi was changed to Billo. Radio Pakistan Lahore's legendary artist Nizam Din (Mirza Sultan Baig) from "Jamhoor di awaz" played a role in this film

Film hero Darpan was introduced with his real name Ishrat (Abbas).


    Main artists in film

    Billo

    (Punjabi - 1951)

    Film credits of

    Billo

    (Punjabi - 1951)
    ActorsNajma, Darpan (Ishrat), Zeenat, Zarif, M. Ismael, Kamla, Ghulam Mohammad, Mirza Sultan Baig (Nizam Din)
    Director(s)Amjad Hussain
    Producer(s)Aslam Hayat
    Writer(s)Gul Zaman, (dialogues: Baba Alam Siaposh)
    Musician(s)G.A. Chishti
    Poet(s)Baba Alam Siaposh, F.D. Sharf, Qamar Zaman
    Singer(s)Zeenat Begum, Iqbal Begum, Zahida Parveen, Ali Bakhsh Zahoor
    CameraM. Abdullah
    Other's

    Music of film

    Billo

    (Punjabi - 1951)
    1.

    A Hanju Luk Janday, Main Badnam Na Hondi..

    (Punjabi)
    Singer(s): Zeenat Begum
    Music: G.A. Chishti
    ,
    Poet: ?
    ,
    Actor(s): ?
    2.

    Bari Wich Aa Sohniye, Dil Dian Sadhran..

    (Punjabi)
    Singer(s): Ali Bakhsh Zahoor
    Music: G.A. Chishti
    ,
    Poet: ?
    ,
    Actor(s): ?
    3.

    Changi Bhali Khed Di Saan..

    (Punjabi)
    Singer(s): ?
    Music: G.A. Chishti
    ,
    Poet: ?
    ,
    Actor(s): ?
    4.

    Ghari Ghari Bujh Kay Na Dass Divia..

    (Punjabi)
    Singer(s): Iqbal Begum
    Music: G.A. Chishti
    ,
    Poet: ?
    ,
    Actor(s): ?
    5.

    Kajlay Day Naal Sanwarian Ney Akhian..

    (Punjabi)
    Singer(s): Iqbal Begum & Co.
    Music: G.A. Chishti
    ,
    Poet: ?
    ,
    Actor(s): ?
    6.

    Lay Ni Machhnay Rotian La..

    (Punjabi)
    Singer(s): Zeenat Begum
    Music: G.A. Chishti
    ,
    Poet: ?
    ,
    Actor(s): ?
    7.

    Mera Joban Nawan Nakor Ni..

    (Punjabi)
    Singer(s): ?
    Music: G.A. Chishti
    ,
    Poet: ?
    ,
    Actor(s): ?
    8.

    Ni Jawani Nachay Gaway, Joban Hass Hass..

    (Punjabi)
    Singer(s): Zeenat Begum
    Music: G.A. Chishti
    ,
    Poet: ?
    ,
    Actor(s): ?
    9.

    Sukh Kay Din, Jhalki Wikha Kay Tur Geye..

    (Punjabi)
    Singer(s): Ali Bakhsh Zahoor
    Music: G.A. Chishti
    ,
    Poet: ?
    ,
    Actor(s): ?
    10.

    Wichhiria Yaar, Main Kamli Hoi, Meinu Sudh Na Koi..

    (Punjabi)
    Singer(s): ?
    Music: G.A. Chishti
    ,
    Poet: ?
    ,
    Actor(s): ?
    11.

    Zaban Halao To Ho Jaye Faisala Dil Ka..

    (Urdu)
    Singer(s): Zahida Parveen
    Music: G.A. Chishti
    ,
    Poet: ?
    ,
    Actor(s): ?


    Box office reports of film

    Billo

    (Punjabi - 1951)
    Lahore circuit

    Released date: Friday, 7 December 1951

    Film status: ?

    Weeks: ?

    Karachi circuit

    Released date: Friday, 7 December 1951

    Film status: Flop

    Weeks: 2 weeks




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