Synopsis

In Mumbai, affable Bollywood buff and wanna-be-actor Sunny, who works as an assistant director, fantasizes on becoming a heart-throb star. However, at every audition he is summarily thrown out. Undeterred, he goes with an American crew to remote areas in Rajasthan to work on a documentary. One day an Islamic

In Mumbai, affable Bollywood buff and wanna-be-actor Sunny, who works as an assistant director, fantasizes on becoming a heart-throb star. However, at every audition he is summarily thrown out. Undeterred, he goes with an American crew to remote areas in Rajasthan to work on a documentary. One day an Islamic terrorist group kidnaps him for the American crew-member. Sunny finds himself on enemy border amidst guns and pathani-clad guards, who decide to keep him hostage until they locate their original target. The house In which he is confined belongs to a Pakistani, whose trade stems from pirated Hindi films, which he brings back every time he crosses the border. Soon, the two factions realize that they share a human and cultural bond. The film shows how cinema can be the universal panacea for co-existence.

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Timeline

Filmistaan sequel pressure mounts

Debutant director Nitin Kakkar's Filmistaan has made impressive profits. With the Maharashtra…
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Sharib Hashmi sold home, wife’s jewellery to pursue acting

Garnering glory for his performance as a Bollywood buff who accidently crosses over into Pakistan…
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Filmistaan actors do a Shahenshah & a Coolie for Big B

In Nitin Kakkar's highly-lauded cross-border satire Filmistaan, actors Sharib Hashmi and Inaamulhaq…
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“Akshay Kumar won’t harm Filmistaan” – Sharib Hashmi

In a year when absolute newcomers (Tiger Shroff) or one/two/three film olds (Varun Dhawan, Sidharth…
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First Day First Show Of ‘Filmistaan’

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Subhash K Jha speaks about Filmistaan

Hold this film tight. There is an utterly moving sequence towards the end of this lovely parable on…
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Special Screening Of ‘Filmistaan’

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Celebs grace the special screening of ‘Filmistaan’

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Nitin Kakkar’s Exclusive Interview On ‘Filmistaan’ Part 2

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Sharib Hashmi – Innamulhaq’s Exclusive Interview On ‘Filmistaan’ Part 2

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