FARA

By Arshad KHAN

GRAY MATTER PRODUCTIONS - as PROD

First film - Development 2015

Fara, a Pakistani girl with secrets and magical powers must learn to harness her abilities if she wants to escape the demons that follow her to Canada.

    • Year of production
    • 2015
    • Genres
    • First film, Black comedy, Fantasy
    • Countries
    • CANADA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 120 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Arshad KHAN
    • Writer(s)
    • Arshad KHAN
    • Producer(s)
    • Anya MCKENZIE (AMK Media), Arshad KHAN (gray matter productions)
    • Synopsis
    • Fara Jan, a fifteen-year-old Pakistani girl with magical powers immigrates to 1990s suburban Canada along with her eccentric family in the hopes of escaping persecution. Fara's fate is inextricably tied to her family until she decides to destroy age-old traditions and rebuild a new persona in a new country with a little help from her friends. Fara must learn to juggle hormones and potions along with a perpetual culture clash between her family and their new homeland.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Aug 01, 2014
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