Shah Alam Market: Shop till you drop

Shah Alam market in Lahore is a famous bazaar traced backed to the Mughal era. This happens to be one of Asia’s biggest market. The hustle and bustle of people is a common sight of this area. Whenever a person visits this market, they will find the bazaar swamped by buyers and sellers.

IRC conducted a workshop on “Video Making through Mobile Cam”

IRC with the support of SAP/PK under the project of Awaz Voice and Accountability Program conducted a workshop on “Video Making through Mobile Camera” at IRC office Lahore.

Countdown to the start of the 7th Vasakh Documentary Film Festival

Interactive Resource Centre (IRC) is organizing its 7th Vasakh Documentary Film Festival on 2nd and 3rd May 2014 at Ali Institute of Education, Lahore. Couple of days left before the festival is scheduled to kick off. Preparations are underway and everyone is gearing up for the fun filled events to start.

Pakistan Idol: Final Showdown between Muhammad Shoaib and Zamad Baig

Thousands of people from all over the country auditioned for the largest singing platform in Pakistan. The title of Pakistan Idol is what everyone fancies as the winner of this title will be awarded with a brand new Honda City Aspire, a contract of music album and a cash prize of 2.5 million rupees. Sounds tempting, no??!

Mera Pakistan: “Journey of Two Women”

Maati.tv has now entered the second phase of its year old campaign “Mera Pakistan”. The campaign which is aimed at bringing out the positive image of Pakistan in front of the whole world, focused on the importance of democracy in Pakistan. This year the campaign is all about women and their successful stories who made their country proud of them.

The Daughter of Blind Customs

This documentary film is a student project of students of Islamia University of Bahawalpur. The woman narrates her story of despair and helplessness. They were two siblings and she was the eldest but the father always preferred the brother to her. The brother was rude and treated the woman with disrespect. He would beat her ... Read More »

April 2, 2014 ·

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Silent Waiter

This documentary film is a student project made by the students of Islamia University of Bahawalpur. This film is based on the life of Muhammad Rafiq who is a waiter at the university canteen for the last 11 years. He goes to work everyday early morning. He told that he has duty till 7 pm. ... Read More »

March 17, 2014 ·

Maati Iub

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The Shelter: Impact of man-made activities on the environment

This documentary is a student project made by the students of Islamia University of Bahawalpur. The Shelter is a documentary about the environment and the hazardous effects humans have caused to the environment. Sun is a symbol of life and a source of life in our lives.  Whether it is the blossoming of flowers or ... Read More »

February 21, 2014 ·

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Apple releases iOS 7.1.1 and OS X security updates

Apple is releasing two important security updates for its desktop and mobile OS today. iOS 7.1.1 and OS X updates are live and available for download. Both these updates focus heavily on security improvements and should be download as soon as possible. The full change log of everything new in these updates is as follows. ... Read More »

April 22, 2014 ·

Technology

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LG G3 leaked screenshots show revamped interface

LG has been upping its smartphone game over the past 12 months. The G2 released last year was one of the best reviewed Android phone of 2013. This year we have seen Samsung, HTC and Sony release their flagship phones. The ball is now in LG’s court. Can they come up with something that can ... Read More »

April 22, 2014 ·

Technology

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Nokia and Microsoft acquisition deal to close on April 25th

Nokia is being sold to Microsoft. We first heard about this deal last year in September. It came as quite a shock to everyone considering how Nokia seemed to be showing a positive trend in sales figures. However Microsoft and Nokia decided that the later should be acquired by Microsoft for just over $7 billion. ... Read More »

April 21, 2014 ·

Technology

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Nomadic People

This documentary film is based on the lives of Nomads who reside in the outskirts of Jamshoro. These people are forced to live under the open skies and have no hope that their lives will improve someday. The man told that the poor ones are helped by no one. All the help is given to ... Read More »

April 22, 2014 ·

Videos

Promoting Workers Rights in Pakistan: Earning on wheels

Interactive Resource Centre (IRC) organized a one-day orientation meeting with the support of Solidarity Centre in Multan on 15th January 2014. The theme of the workshop was “Improving the Working Condition of Labour Class.” This mobile video is an outcome of the workshop. The story being shared in this video is that of a person ... Read More »

April 18, 2014 ·

Mobile Documentaries

Mera Pakistan: “Journey of Two Women”

Maati.tv has started its new campaign under “Mera Pakistan”. The campaign which is aimed at bringing out the positive image of Pakistan in front of the whole world, focused on the importance of democracy in Pakistan. This year the campaign is all about women and their successful stories who made their country proud of them. ... Read More »

April 18, 2014 ·

Campaigns

A Session on Documentary Film Methodology at Punjab University

A one day session on Documentary Film Methodology was organised at Punjab University. The session was held on 10th April 2014 and was attended by M.phil students of Film and Media. The crux of the session was an insight in how to conduct research in documentary film making. Nisar Ahmed and Clara from IRC conducted ... Read More »

April 22, 2014 ·

FINE ARTS

Pakistan Idol: Final Showdown between Muhammad Shoaib and Zamad Baig

Thousands of people from all over the country auditioned for the largest singing platform in Pakistan. The title of Pakistan Idol is what everyone fancies as the winner of this title will be awarded with a brand new Honda City Aspire, a contract of music album and a cash prize of 2.5 million rupees. Sounds ... Read More »

April 21, 2014 ·

Music

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Pakistan Idol: A Platform To Bring Out The Hidden Talent

Pakistanis are soon going to have their first Pakistan Idol elected by themselves through voting. The reality show has been conducted in other countries like the United States and India for a number of years but this is the first time ever that the show has come to Pakistan. Pakistan Idol is the biggest reality ... Read More »

April 9, 2014 ·

Music

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Highway: A R Rahman’s midas touch

The Bollywood flick “Highway” is making rounds on the Internet for its captivating plot and mesmerizing music. This romantic drama by Imtiaz Ali will take you on a journey of two damaged souls who become a healer for each other. Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda give their best performance to date. The music and melody ... Read More »

March 7, 2014 ·

Music

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