Umera Ahmed writing for Indian film


Umera Ahmed is an acclaimed fiction and drama writer of our country. She has a lot of successful dramas and novels/short stories on her credit. Her famous dramas are Meri Zaat Zarra Benishan, Shehre zaat, Zindagi Gulzar Hai, Kankar.

Umera has not written any new drama for past two years or so but has provided screenplay for few dramas like currently aired Aabroo on Hum Tv and Digest Writer before that. Both these plays have also been successful.

After success in dramas, Umera is now writing the screenplay of a film. It is not a Pakistani film, but an Indian film. Acclaimed Indian artist Shabana Azmi is playing the lead role in this film.

Umera Ahmed official facebook page has posted about this film as follows

My first Indian film as a screenplay writer is being shot in Kashmir these days. Based on a short story by Munshi Prem Chand Eidgah is a co-production between India and Poland for World Cinema. Shabana Azmi is playing the main lead and Piyush Punjuani is the director.