Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy Films recently released its next installment from the Home1947 series, titled Ghosts of the Past. It follows the story of Anver Jehan, an introvert who spent most of her time reading books by the window. As she reads, she recalls how she had to part with her only friend during Partition. Jahan passed away in December last year.
Home1947 is a series of 7 short films that explore personal stories of millions of people who were displaced in 1947 during the creation of two new independent states, Pakistan and India.
Earlier, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy Films launched a short film series titled Home 1947 with its first short Beila, directed by famed director Kamal Khan. The series is a deeply personal exploration of the lives and stories of the millions that were displaced in 1947 during the creation of two new independent states, India and Pakistan..
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