Long-awaited news about the revival of the Film Industry is announced now through Twitter from Lieutenant General (Retired) Asim Saleem Bajwa Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting. Pakistan Film Producers Association (PFPA) has been working continuously with the Ministry of Information and other related organizations to bring to the notice of authorities for the revision of the Film Policy left unfinished in 2016. A number of meetings headed by PFPA Chairman Mr.Sh. Amjad Rashid and attended by office bearers, Executive Committee Members, and Special Invitees of senior producers have been held continuously.
Revival of the film industry announced by Lieutenant General Asim Saleem Bajwa
Due to Corona pandemic progress has been delayed. But with the leadership of Lieutenant General (Retired) Asim Saleem Bajwa and his team all the major points were discussed through various meetings including the ZOOM meeting collecting inputs from all major stakeholders. PFPA is grateful for the interest and time devoted by Lieutenant General (Retired) Asim Saleem Bajwa and his team. They made a presentation to the Prime Minister, respective ministries, and head of government organizations for approval of Film Policy benefits to the film industry.
It is a pleasure for us that PFPA continuous and modest efforts have been materialized. A delegate of PFPA is meeting Lieutenant General (Retired) Asim Saleem Bajwa Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting on Monday 21st September 2020 to seek more details and to assure full support for the implementation.
PFPA will be pleased to hold an event for a formal announcement and participation by all the stakeholders. Please wait for full details to be shared by all the members of the Film Industry and allied business concerned related to overall promotion on the growth of the film industry. PFPA is also grateful for the time and interest are shown and expressed by the Honorable Prime Minister to facilitate must required achievement.
Inshallah film industry will revive with wholehearted participation from the film community.