KARACHI: The official trailer and track ‘Band Baj Gaya’ for ‘3 Bahadur: The Revenge of Baba Balaam’ has been released with the introduction of a new character, Mitthu.
This film is a joint production of ARY Films and Waadi Animation and is the sequel to Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy’s 2015 animated blockbuster, 3 Bahadur.
Releasing on 15th December 2016, 3 Bahadur: The Revenge of Baba Balaam, features voice overs by Fahad Mustafa, Behroze Subzwari, Sarwat Gillani, Ahmad Ali Butt, Khalid Malik, Zeba Shahnaz, Zuhab Khan, Arisha Razi Khan, Hanzala Shahid, Ali Gul Pir, Mustafa Changezi, Badar Qureshi and Bassam Shazzali. Shiraz Uppal has composed the soundtrack of the film.
The story line:
The story line revolves around three friends who find themselves at odds with each other after successfully reclaiming their town from Mangu the villain. When Deenu their trusted friend lands into trouble they have to find a way to come together again. They know that only then can they defeat the all powerful Baba Balaam who seems to have cast a spell on their bustling Roshan Basti.
What makers of the film have to say:
Academy Award winning film director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy said, “Revenge of Baba Balaam is a family entertainer. You will laugh at the antics of Mithu the parrot and be in awe at the courage displayed by the 3 Bahadur.
“At Waadi Animations we create films so that children can see a reflection of themselves on the big screen. We want them to go home from the cinema feeling that they too can be tomorrow’s heroes.”
She also expressed her love for working with ARY Films.
Salman Iqbal, President ARY Group stated, “We are pleased to be a part of this venture as 3 Bahadur was the biggest animated venture in Pakistan. With the sequel, we hope to surpass and exceed all viewer expectations”.
Jerjees Seja CEO ARY Digital Network shared: “3 Bahadur is another entertainment venture for the children of Pakistan – which hopes to show them that it is only when we work together that we can overcome the greatest obstacles.”
The sequel also introduces new characters as well as sponsors to the animation industry.
Aly Mustansir – CMO, Bank Alfalah said: “As part of its brand ideology, Bank Alfalah is committed to supporting talent in various areas including film, fashion, sports and innovation.”
Director Marketing and Development McDonalds Jamil Mughal said: “When 3 Bahadur took on their first case last year, we were there in knuckle-biting excitement to support them. So when Baba Balam decided to make a mischievous comeback, how in the world could we stay away?!”
Ziad Bashir, Director – Ideas comments: ‘We are proud to be a part of such a promising initiative that teaches kids to raise their voice against evil and unjust behavior and to have the courage to make a difference in society. At ideas we firmly believe that nurturing kids to be leaders at a very young age will result in a very bright and prosperous nation.’
About ‘3 Bahadur The Revenge of Baba Balaam’:
Mangu has been vanquished along with the evil key of power. Roshan Basti is once again safe thanks to Amna, Saadi and Kaamil. However, unbeknownst to anyone, Baba Balaam, the sly and villainous sorcerer who gave Mangu his powers has returned to take revenge on the 3 Bahadur and gather an army to defeat the powers of good once and for all.
About Waadi Animations:
Waadi Animations is a joint venture company by SOC Films and ARY Films.