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Wohti Lay Kay Jani A celebrated silver jubilee

Tuesday, 2 August, 2011
Wohti Lay Kay Jani A celebrated silver jubilee
The only hit film from 2010 Wohti Lay kay jani a has completed its Silver Jubilee (25 combined weeks) on Lahore's cinemas on August 2, 2011.This film is running on Metropole cinema, where it has completed its 550 shows. This film was released on Eid-ul-Fittar, September 11, 2010. Directed by Syed Noor and main roles were played by Saima, Shaan, Iftikhar Thakhar and Musfa Qureshi.

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First film studio in Pakistan inaugurated..

Monday, 16 February, 1948
First film studio in Pakistan inaugurated..

The first ever film studio in Pakistan, Pancholi Film Studio on Upper Mall Road Lahore was inaugurated on February 16, 1948.

It was owned by Seith Dalsukh M. Pancholi (1906-59), who was first film importer and distributor of Hollywood movies in the Northern India (now Pakistan). He was also producer and director of famous Lahore made movies like Gul Bakavli (1939), Yamla Jatt (1940) and Khazanchi (1941).

After partition, he migrated to India and his manager Divan Sardari Lal took over. He was producer of first Pakistani released film Teri Yaad in this year but film 2 Kinaray was first film to start in this studio. in 1952, Pancholi studio was alloted to a famous ghazal and folk singer Malika Pukhraj and became Malika Studio. Then it was rent to some other parties and its name was also changed as Jawidan Studio, later it was sold by Malika Pukhraj and it became Upper Mall Scheme with lot of houses.

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