ARY Films

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ARY Films
Industry Film distribution
Headquarters Karachi, Pakistan
Owners Salman Iqbal (founder)
Jerjees Seja (CEO)
Parent ARY Digital Network

ARY Films is film distribution company running in Pakistan. It's a part of ARY Digital Network. Thirty five films including 11 Urdu, 6 Punjabi and 17 Pashto films were released by ARY Films in 2013. Among them Waar, Main Hoon Shahid Afridi, Josh, Chambaili, Zinda Bhaag, Siyaah and Lamha tops the charts in industry.[1]

Films Distributed[edit]

List of films distributed by ARY Films.

Year Films
2013 Josh[2]
Main Hoon Shahid Afridi [3]
Zinda Bhaag [4]
Waar [5]
2014 Tamanna [6]

Joint Ventures[edit]

ARY Films & MindWorks Media Joint Venture

Teaser poster of film Delta Echo Foxtrot

An MoU was signed between ARY Films and Riaz Shahid Films on 23 November 2013, starting a joint production venture between the two companies announcing two films at the event, Arth 2 and Mission-5.[8]

On December 7th 2013 ARY Films & MindWorks Media joined hands to produce Pakistani movies. The collaboration starts with Waar 2[9] and Delta Echo Foxtrot[10] later named Yalghaar.

ARY Films are making a sequel of Waar to be shot in Pakistan, U.K, Russia, Turkey and Yugoslavia.[11]

In early 2014 ARY Films signed an agreement with Summit Entertainment (Pak) to release Concordia Productions feature Tamanna in cinemas across Pakistan on the 6th June as part of the new wave of Pakistani films released in 2014. The film premiered two days later on the 8th June in London at the 16th London Asian Film Festival.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "ARY Films Rules the Roost in Pakistani Cinema". ARY News. December 31, 2013. Retrieved May 28, 2014. 
  2. ^ Mohammad Kamran Jawaid (5 August 2013). "Movie Review: Josh". Retrieved 8 January 2014. 
  3. ^ Muhammad, Kamran Jawaid (22 August 2013). "Movie Review: Main Hoon Shahid Afridi". DAWN. Retrieved 29 November 2013. 
  4. ^ Mohammad Kamran Jawaid (20 September 2013). "Movie Review: Zinda Bhaag". DAWN. Retrieved 29 November 2013. 
  5. ^ ARY News (11 October 2013). "Premiere of "Waar", the Film of Nation". Retrieved 29 November 2013. 
  6. ^ "Another Pakistani production ‘Tamanna’ all set to release on June 13". ARY News. Retrieved 10 June 2014. 
  7. ^ "ARY Films on path to success; trailer of ‘Kambakht’ released". ARY News. Retrieved 22 July 2014. 
  8. ^ "ARY and Riaz Shahid Films join hands for Film Industry’s voyage to success". Galaxy Lollywood. Aayan Mirza. Retrieved 8 January 2014. 
  9. ^ "Waar 2 is officially in the making". Tribune. 7 December 2013. Retrieved 8 December 2013. 
  10. ^ "ARY Films to co-produce mega movies WAAR-2, Delta Echo Foxtrot". ARY News. 7 December 2013. Retrieved 8 December 2013. 
  11. ^ Mohammad Kamran Jawaid (8 December 2013). "“Waar 2” and “Delta Echo Foxtrot” set to release in joint venture". Retrieved 8 January 2014. 

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