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The Line Of Freedom
Based on a true story, THE LINE OF FREEDOM is about the abduction and incredible survival of Nasir Baloch. In 2011, Pakistan’s security forces abducted him and after days of interrogation, he was shot and dumped in the desert. Yet, he survived.
2012 / English and Urdu dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / 29 mins
Genre: Drama, Historical, Thriller and Political Thriller
Programme: Official Selection – Lights
Premiere: World Premiere
Rating: 18+
Contains: Violence
Director: David Whitney
Producer: Noordin Mengal, Bhawal Mengal, David Whitney
Scriptwriter: David Whitney
DOP: Russell Nabb
Editor: Emma Collins
Composer: Neil Haggerty
Cast: Mansoor Alfeeli, Antonio Khela, Tony Hasnath, Fatima Altaei
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