Media playback is unsupported on your device

Pakistan film industry 'comes of age' with rise of multiplexes

20 January 2014 Last updated at 00:14 GMT

Pakistan's film industry has only produced a dozen or so films in the last few years, and the country's cinematic output pales in comparison to the billions of dollars generated each year by Bollywood in neighbouring India.

But a rise in western-style multi-screen cinemas is proving beneficial to the country's film industry.

Pakistan submitted one of its films for Oscar nomination this year, a mark of the industry's growing confidence.

BBC Urdu's Amber Shamsi reports.

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.