Beli (1950)

Year – 1950

Language – Urdu

Country – Pakistan

Producer – Masud Pervaiz

Director – M.Pervaiz

Music Director – Rashid Attre

Box-Office Status – Flop

Cast – Anu Radha, Shahina, Santosh Kumar, M. Ismail, Shakir, Sabiha Khanum, Rani Mumtaz, Bilal, M.A. Mirza, Reshma, Nadira, Shahida, Salma

Miscellaneous Information – A rare publicity poster of Pak film Beli (1950). First film from Pakistan to be based on partition issue especially the partition of Punjab. Rafique Ghaznavi’s daughter Shahina Ghaznavi was introduced as the “Sensational New Find” in this film. The story was written by Saadat Hasan Manto and songs were penned by Amrita Preetam , Nazim Panipati etc. The film is also known as the debut film of Sabiha Khanum, who played a cameo role in this film but later became the most popular actress of the 50s.

Songs List

Song
Year

Singers
Music Director(s)
Lyricist(s)
Kaylan Kah Yehi Zamana
1950
Munawwar Sultana Zahida Parveen
Rashid Attre
Ahmad Rahi
Oh Raahi Humraahi Mere
1950
Munawwar Sultana Pukhraj Pappo
Rashid Attre
Ahmad Rahi
Suno Suno Iss DhaRkan Mein Tera Hai Afsana
1950
Munawwar Sultana Ali Bux Zahoor
Rashid Attre
Ahmad Rahi
Zindagi Ka Aasrah Milta Nahi
1950
Munawwar Sultana
Rashid Attre
Ahmad Rahi