Cake and Salam win big awards at the South Asian Film Festival. Pakistani film Cake and a biopic on Pakistan’s first Noble Prize Winner Dr Abdus Salam won two big awards at the 8th annual South Asian Film Festival in Montreal, Canada.
Cake and Salam win big awards at the South Asian Film Festival
The Aamina Sheikh, Sanam Saeed-starrer won the Best Feature Fiction while Salam won Best Feature Documentary. The festival announced the news on Facebook.
The film festival held Audience Choice Awards, in which Sanam Saeed and Aamina Sheikh starrer Cake won Best Feature Fiction while Best Feature Documentary went to Salam – The First ****** Nobel Laureate.
“Many thanks to you the audience who come out to support the festival and its films!” the post read.
Cake tells the story of two sisters, one who lives abroad and the other who remains at home caring for their parents.
Salam, tells the story of Abdus Salam, capturing his life’s journey, from a small village in Pakistan to worldwide scientific acclaim.