LAHORE –  Pakistani film actor and director Zeba Bakhtiar has started paperwork for production of her new film under her own direction.

Talking to APP here on Tuesday, she said that “The success of Pakistani films, released on Eid, encouraged Pakistani producers”.

She said that time is not far when Pakistani films will again establish their identity worldwide.

Zeba Bakhtiar said that young Pakistani actors and technicians were working hard to restore the Pakistan film industry.

She said that now modern equipment and machinery is being used to produce films at par with international standards.

Zaiba made her television debut in drama Anarkali in 1988. Bakhtiar married singer Adnan Sami in 1993 but they divorced after 5 years in 1997. They have a son together named Azaan.

She recently played a role in Shahzad Kashmiri’s Bin Roye, released in 2015, alongside Humayun Saeed and Mahira Khan.