Monthly Archives: October 1996


Nisar Bazmi – On a song

October 29th, 1996|

Dawn Tuesday Review, October 29-November 4, 1996

Bazmi, Nisar. Born 1925, in Jalagaon near Bombay. Began working in C class and B class movies in 1944. Migrated to Pakistan in the early 1960s, and received instant recognition as a foremost film composer. Composed music for over 140 films altogether. Presently lives in Karachi, in a way […]

Mustansar Hussain Tarar – Profile

October 1st, 1996|

Herald, October 1996

If you meet him on the street and find him preoccupied with himself, don’t be too put off. What some may interpret as reticence is, in fact, just the other face of Mustansar Hussain Tarar’s professionalism. Although he became a writer without much deliberation, his decision to continue was a very well planned […]