MAMI boycotts Pakistani movies

pakistan-india1Mumbai Academy of the Moving Image has decided to Boycott Pakistani movies due to amid tensions between India and Pakistan.

Mumbai Academy of the Moving Image (MAMI) to not exhibit any Pakistani films in this year’s edition of Mumbai film festival.

The 18th edition of the festival will be held from October 20-27 in which over 180 films from 54 countries would be screened.

Following the September 18 Uri terror attack in which 19 Indian Army soldiers were martyred. Indian Motion Pictures Producers Association (IIMP) stopped hiring of Pakistani artists and technicians in Indian films.