2015 has been a great year for Pakistan Film Industry. In the history of top grossing movies of Lollywood six lies in the year 2015. People have been continuously saying that it was revival of Pakistani Film Industry after bearishness of many years since late 90’s.
People prophesy the ball to be rolling in year 2016 too and it begins it flight with Ho Mann Jahan, following it is Bachaana.
Bachaana is a romantic thriller which has been shot in Mauritius which features Mohib Mirza as Vicky a Pakistani Cab Driver and Sanam Saeed as Alia and Indian girl.Trailer of the film was released on 5th of January with the release of poster one week ago. Now its music has been launched taking place in Hardees on M.M. Alam Road in Lahore.
The event was opened by the host Shahpara Salim where she invited on stage the star cast comprising of Mohib Mirza and Sanam Saeed. Nasir Khan (Director), Rizwan (Producer and Co Director), Saeed (Music artists), Ali Sher, Komal Ghazanfar (Script writer), Saad Azhar, Shakeel Sohail (lyricist) and Badar Ikram (Vice President HUM Films) were also present at the event. All of them spoke about amazing experiences of their journey of film making.
The film is giving up 3 tracks plus a mash-up of two tracks. “Bachaana” which is the title track is composed by Ali Sher. Singers are Benny Dayal, Indian singer famous for its song in Yeh Jawani hay Dewani and new talent from Pakistan Komal Ghazanfar. Lyrics are penned by Shakeel Sohail
Expressing his views about Bachaana song Ali Sher said that “I am usually not impressed with my own work but after the completion of this song when I listened it, it gave me feel like that all the uphill battle had paid off.”
Ali Sher has also done the background score of the movie too which took him almost one year to complete. Sharing the moments of the movie Rizwan Khan, Director and Co producer said “usually when I call Ali that we have to work on the background score and enter his place, he used to jump on me with huffiness. That much I have made him do hard work on it.
The other song that was revealed in the event was “Yari” which is composed by across the border Prasad Sashte and sung by Shafqat Amanat Ali who definitely need no introduction and its lyrics are again written by Shakeel Sohail.
Shafqat Amanat Ali’s pre-recorded video message was played in the event in which he said that “I am really glad to do this song and truly loved the melody of it which is really beautiful. I loved the song too and it’s my personal favourite, kudos to it.”
The third song is “Koi Labda” Composed and sung by SYMT and has not been revealed in the music launch for which Rizwan Khan, said that it will reveal the main plot of the movie so will be saved for the movie. The Bachaana team also has a mashup of Yaari and Title Track Bachaana produced by Dj Kiran Kamath which is something new in the jukebox and we will be eagerly waiting to tune into it.
Bachaana’s trailer and the songs of the film indeed looks up-and-coming and we urge all our readers to go and watch the film and support Pakistani Cinema. We wish all the best to team Bachaana!
Written by Hashir Aziz