mah e mir


Set in contemporary times a young anarchist poet while denouncing the tradition, goes through the sufferings of love, separation and poverty which drives him to madness in which he discovers the 18th century ‘god of poetry’ Meer Taqi Meer. In his poetic journey he embodies the intense love,  the passion, and the creative madness of the poet.


Official Submission for Best Foreign Language Film - Pakistan

Genre: Art, Drama, Romance, Literature, History

Country: Pakistan

Year: 2016

Duration: 146 minutes

Director: Anjum Shahzad

Language(s): Urdu 

Subtitles: English subtitles

Producer: Badar Ikram, Sahir Rasheed, Khuram Rana

Cinematographer: Rana Kamran

Editor: Ehtesham Hameed Khan

Music: Shahi                                                                                 

Sound Design: Aravind Kumar (Futureworks, Mumbai)

Principal Cast:  Fahad Mustafa, Iman Ali, Sanam Saeed, Alyy Khan and Manzar Sehbai