Khamosh Pani - A Pakistani film won the first prize in Switzerland
Sunday, 17 August, 2003
A Pakistani film "Khamosh Pani" (The Silent Water), directed by Miss Sabiha Somar won the "Golden Leopard" in 56th Lokarno Film Festival in Switzerland on august 17, 2003. The film story is about a widow and her young son who became an extremist in the late 70s when Islamic laws were forced in Pakistan by a military dictator. 17 countries were participating in this film festival.