Moor movie is released on August 14th, 2015 this drama movie is selected for Oscars, entered into the Foreign-language Film race. Pakistani Academy Selection Committee announced Jamshed Mahmood’s Moor is nominated for 88th Academy awards
Reports are saying that, this film is selcted as its closure of Zhob Valley railways in 1984. Based on the women portrays in the film and critics response made this happened.
Pakistani Academy Selection Committee added, “We are proud to announce that the Pakistani Academy Selection Committee has selected Moor to be submitted for Oscar consideration in the ‘Foreign Language Film Award’ category at the 88th Academy Awards.”
The story is all about saving of Railway station by a station master in the big city, how he faces the struggles and his efforts in saving the station are shown in this movie which is featured with Hammed Sheih and Samiya Mumtaz.
Raza is well known as Jami in Pakistan, the last date for the film race is oct 1st, and the nominees are revealed on Jan 16. Finally, the oscar ceremony will be placed on Feb 28 in a Dolby Theatre.
This is the third movie to be selected for Oscars in the history of Pakistani movies, Earlier Zinda Bhaag which is released in 2013 marked for first and followed by Dukhtar in 2014 and now Moor is considered to compete in Oscars of 2016.
Moor collected Rs 2.5 million on the release day and opening weekend managed with total Rs6.21 million and in second week it collected Rs 2.1 million, and total box office collections of Moor movie is Rs1.07 Crore.