Pakistan to nominate "Moor" for Oscars 2016

07:44 PM | 10 Sep, 2015
Pakistan to nominate
ISLAMABAD (Staff Report) - Pakistani Academy Selection Committee Thursday decided to submit "Moor" for nomination under Foreign Language Film Award category at the 88th Academy Awards next year.

The movie was selected on majority vote basis during a meeting of the committee headed by Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy.

Rohail Hyatt, Maheen Khan, Aamina Sheikh, Satish Anand, Faran Tahir, Alyy Khan, Afia Nathaniel, Mazhar Zaidi and Daniyal Mueenuddin were others present in the meeting.

Moor is a recent drama film that revolves around the story of a station master and son after the sudden death of his wife. The movie written by Jami and a production of Nadeem Mandviwalla.