RANIDirected by Hammad Rizvi
- Pakistan, USA
- Drama, Human Rights, International, LGBTQIA+, Social Issues, Women
- 14 mins
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Rani is a socially outcast transgender woman who sets out to take care of an abandoned child. Set on the streets of Pakistan, she is determined to do the right thing amid waves of challenges.
Director, Writer: Hammad Rizvi
Producer: Hammad Rizvi, Akbar Allana, Sara Siddiqi
Director of Photography: Osman Rafique
Assistant Producer: Omema Nasir
Music Composer: Rameez Anwar
Cast: Kami Sid, Maaz Khan, Hina Pathani
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