Controversial Pakistani award-winning Film Javed Iqbal: The Untold Story of a Serial Killer’ renamed, will now be resubmitted to the Censor Board for approval after editing.
Award-winning Film Javed Iqbal
Filmmaker Abu Aliha says that he has changed the name of his Film Javed Iqbal: The Untold Story of a Serial Killer’ to ‘Cucumber’. Expressing his determination to bring the film to the big screen, he said that the new name of the film ‘Cucumber’.
This is based on the nickname of the protagonist Javed Iqbal, who was called by this name because of the way he sits. Referring to the changes indicated by the Censor Board, he said that the changes made by the Censor Board are less cuts and more additions in the movie Javed Iqbal.
Although the award-winning movie Javed Iqbal was initially 95 minutes long, which after editing has been reduced to 105 minutes will be done. He has expressed hope that if permission is given from the Censor Board, the film will be released after Eid-ul-Fitr and before Eid-ul-Azha.
It should be noted that the film ‘Kakdi’ is based on the true story of a serial killer Javed Iqbal who confessed to killing 100 children in Lahore in 1999.