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About Kachrachi

Runtime: 12 minutes

Language: Urdu

Genre: Drama

Kachrachi is a satirical short film, which touches upon certain malign elements that are turning a once vibrant and dynamic metropolitan into a lackluster and callous city where most people are surviving rather than living a quality life. The title “Kachrachi” is a combination of the Urdu word for trash (Kachra) and the city Karachi.

Cast: Nazar ul Hasan

Director: Ali Mehdi

Ali Mehdi is a Director, Screenwriter, and Producer from Pakistan. Born in Karachi in Dec 1978, Mehdi graduated BBA in advertising and completed his Post Graduate in film studies from London College of Music & Media – Thames Valley University in 2006. In his early career, he’s worked in advertising as a concept writer & account executive and has worked with leading industry professionals in commercial direction; he has done a number of Ad films for major brands in Pakistan. He has also assisted Amina Khan and Jamshed Raza (Jami) as an Assistant Director to hone his skills in the art of film-making.