Gul Makai, the biopic on Malala Yousafzai is all set to release on January 31, 2020. Everyone has been eager to find out more about the biopic ever since its filming began in 2017.
The biopic is directed by Amjad Khan and features Reem Shaikh as Malala, Divya Dutta, Atul Kulkarni, Mukesh Rishi, Pankaj Tripathi, and others.
Reportedly, the film has been majorly shot at various locations of Kashmir, to showcase the then socio-political atmosphere of Pakistan.
#GulMakai – the biopic on #MalalaYousafzai – to release on 31 Jan 2020… Stars #ReemShaikh as #Malala, #DivyaDutta, #AtulKulkarni, #Mukesh Rishi and #PankajTripathi… Directed by H E Amjad Khan… Produced by Sanjay Singla… Dr Jayantilal Gada and Tekno Films presentation. pic.twitter.com/S3m08K1nOs
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According to the film’s official synopsis, “Gul Makai accounts for the courageous journey and struggle of Malala, from her humble upbringing in the Swat Valley to her becoming the champion for free education to all.”
It further adds, “Gul Makai is a small tribute to this lion-hearted girl who is in every essence a global citizen championing a cause that transcends boundaries, caste, religion, and geography.”