Farjad Nabi

Farjad Nabi

India

Biography

Farjad Nabi has directed award-winning documentaries including ‘Nusrat has Left the Building… But When?’ and ‘No One Believes the Professor’. He has also documented the work of Lahore film industry’s last poster artist in ‘The Final Touch’. He has produced and presented a musical documentary on interior Sindh called ‘Aaj ka Beejal’ for BBC Urdu. Since then he has been recording the dying breed of gavantris (story singers) in the Lahore region. His Punjabi stage plays ‘Annhi Chunni di Tikki’ (Bread of Chaff & Husk) and ‘Jeebho Jani di Kahani’ (The Story of Jeebho Jani) has been recently staged and published. He is presently working on a documentary film and monograph along with Meenu Gaur on the Lahore film industry aka Lollywood.

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