• All That Perishes at the Edge of Land

    Directed by Hira Nabi
    Pakistan | 31 minutes |

Migrant laborers endure a precarious existence in the face of hazardous working conditions and unscrupulous employers in Hira Nabi’s docufiction portrait of the ship breaking yard in Gadani, Pakistan.


film details

Director: Hira Nabi
Producers: Hira Nabi, Till Passow
Screenwriter: Hira Nabi, Qurratulain Hyder
Cinematographers: Hira Nabi
Editor: Hira Nabi
Music: Faiz Zaidi
Cast: Sheherezade Alam, Mohammad Afzal
Country: Pakistan
Language: In Urdu with English subtitles.
Year: 2019
Running Time: 31 minutes
Contact Email: hiranabi@gmail.com
Website: https://www.instagram.com/allthatperishesfilm/

director biography

Hira Nabi is a filmmaker and a multimedia artist. Her practice moves across research and visual production, interrogating the relationship between memory and history, witness and testimony, through image and narrative. She lives and works in Lahore, Pakistan.

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