You must have heard about Hollywood if you are international movie fans and Bollywood if you are fan of Indian movies.
Like Hollywood and Bollywood, Pakistan has its own wood which is known as Lollywood.
Why it is called Lollywood?
It is taken from the word Lahore. Pakistani movies were originated from Lahore. Pakistani cinema was based in Lahore in the beginning but as times passed it moved to Karachi. Still there are so many awesome movies come from Lahore.
It is also known as Pakistani cinema or Urdu cinema.
Pakistani cinema has faced ups and down in history of films.
Why It is less known than Bollywood?
Well, first of all India has larger population than Pakistan, this is the major reason why we are behind them.
On the other hand they have more budget, so artist try to reach in bollywood not only from India but Pakistan and other neighboring countries like Srilanka and Bangladesh etc.
Performance since the beginning?
Initially it was in good hands but between 1990 to 2002, it did not played well. But in recent years it is going up as crowd has stepped in cinemas.
Also good budgets and emerging actors.
How can you join it?
Well, times have gone when you had to stay in queue just to give auditions, stand outside of studios.
It is youtube and tiktok time, all you have to do is prove yourself to the peoplevia Free and available platforms.
Make a video, if it gets better response, share it with the potential director, producer or investor.
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