Karachi-based production house SOC Films has announced its latest collaborative effort with a local film production company titled Waadi Animations. The venture centralises producing animated feature films, short films, television series and commercials.
According to a press release, Waadi Animations’ first project, 3 Bahadur, is already in its production phase and is gearing up for a summer 2015 release. The film is credited with being the first Pakistani HD Urdu-language animated feature film.
Promoting the idea of motivating and empowering Pakistani youth, 3 Bahadur is an action-packed film with a dash of comedy and drama. Made in 3D-animation format, the film promises an engaging story.
“We have such a talented group of animators in Pakistan. I am excited to share their creativity with the rest of the world,” said Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, who is the Chief Executive of Waadi Animations.
“This partnership will allow us to create animated super heroes and heroines that will make us laugh and cry and, most importantly, entertain. We all have an inner child and we will attempt to nurture the imagination of that child at Waadi Animations.”
Published in The Express Tribune, September 18th, 2014.