Pakistan Air Force film ‘Parwaaz Hai Junoon’ is releasing in China on November 13, 2020.
Ahad Raza Mir and Hamza Ali Abbasi starrer dubbed as “Soaring Ambition” is going to be the first Pakistani film to be released in China after 40 years.
Taking it to social media, Hamza Ali Abbasi shared the trailer of the film in Mandarin.
《翱翔雄心》定档预告 Grateful to Allah that i got to be a part of the 1st Pakistani Film to be released in China after 40 yrs. #ParwaazHaiJunoon #PHJinChina #PakistanAirForce…….. Watch the new Trailer here: https://t.co/osDC7aDEKl— Hamza Ali Abbasi (@iamhamzaabbasi) October 23, 2020
CGTN journalist Shen Shiwei also shared the details about the film relase on social media. “One of highlights in movie is that the JF-17, a fourth-generation fighter jointly developed by #China and #Pakistan, makes a surprise appearance in the film”, he wrote.
Pakistani air force film "Parwaz hai Junoon" to debut across China on Nov. 13.🇵🇰🎬🇨🇳— Shen Shiwei 沈诗伟 (@shen_shiwei) October 23, 2020
One of highlights in movie is that the JF-17, a fourth-generation fighter jointly developed by #China and #Pakistan, makes a surprise appearance in the film. pic.twitter.com/gnI6TqLlKj
The agreement to bring the Pakistani air force film to China “was signed in April 2019 at a China-Pakistan economic and trade cooperation forum during the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation”, reports Global Times.
The pubilcation aslo shared the synopsis of the film: “Parwaaz Hai Junoon tells the story of a group of young patriotic cadets who become the best fighter pilots in Pakistan after experiencing all kinds of challenges and hardships”.
“The movie also focuses on the growth of female pilots. One Pakistani woman in the film gives up a life of luxury and overcomes many difficulties through the power of love and finally achieves her dream to become a pilot of the JF-17 fighter jet,” it added.
The move to air a Pakistani film in China is also being praised on the socia media by Chinese citizens:
Great to know that Pakistani film "Parwaaz Hai Junoon"(2018, action, Roman & war), dubbed as "Soaring Ambition"(翱翔雄心) to be released nationwide on Nov. 13 in China. A Pakistani film to be screened in China within 30 years. Thanks to Fire Int'l大火国际 & HUM Pakistan! pic.twitter.com/MYSOqbVaKd— Zhang Heqing张和清 (@zhang_heqing) October 22, 2020
I shared the news to my families and friends and recommend them to watch the movie. They said i should be my treat. foot the bill. Should i agree?😜☺️ https://t.co/IinbWWwkRg— JenniferQu (@JennyinPak) October 22, 2020