(Documentary filmmaking, theatre, art, stage events)
M/1, Plot No 20 C, Saba Commercial Street No 2, Phase V Extension, DHA, Karachi
Named after the pioneering and internationally acclaimed documentary filmmaker of Pakistan, poet and scholar, Khalique Ibrahim Khalique (1926-2006), KIK IMAGES is an independent organization set up by the family and friends of the late filmmaker for film production and promotion of art.
KIK IMAGES espouses a passion to create and exhibit quality documentary films, theatre, art shows and literary and cultural events on the subjects as diverse as life itself. A team of competent film directors, concept writers, poets, playwrights, script and commentary writers, radio producers, narrators, performers, music composers, creative artists, camerapersons, editors, sound engineers, production managers and logisticians is able to produce films and theatre and stage events for both social causes and profitable ventures. Art is never compromised.
Some of the main projects of KIK IMAGES included five documentary films for United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on the topics of ‘Industrial Policy’, ‘Energy Crisis’, ‘Provincial Autonomy’, ‘Land Management’ and ‘Water Management’, and a documentary film on the life of poet and philosopher Allama Muhammad Iqbal. Besides documentary films on Sufism and on the life of Khalique Ibrahim Khalique are under process.
SOME TEAM MEMBERS:
Hamra Khalique was married to Khalique Ibrahim Khalique for 42 years and shared his intellectual and artistic pursuits. She writes and translates fiction, besides being a playwright and script writer. She has published six collections of fiction and non-fiction in Urdu and her TV plays have been telecast on Geo, ARY, HUM TV and TV One.
Nisar Memon retired as the station director of Karachi from Radio Pakistan. He is a well-reputed broadcaster, script writer, producer and musicologist with a deep understanding of Pakistan’s varied cultures, languages and lifestyles. He also served as an adviser to Radio Pakistan.
Haseena Moin needs no introduction, as she is one of the senior most writers of the country with an international acclaim. She has written hundreds of dramas, which have left a deep impression on the minds of the people. She has also written scripts for Bollywood films, besides Indian drama industry. She has a vast experience of writing dramas and tele-films for Pakistan Television and almost all other major private TV channels. She has also won several national and international awards.
Fehmida Riaz is a well-known poet and writer. She has penned several books and is one of the most recognized writers of the present era. She has also translated works from Urdu to English and vice versa.
Harris Khalique is an internationally acclaimed poet, creative writer and political analyst. He has worked in the field of social development and human rights holding senior management advisory positions. He has conceptualized, scripted and helped made a number of documentary films, besides serving on juries of film festivals.
Tariq Khalique is a seasoned journalist and script writer. He has also directed documentary films for a private TV channel and non-governmental organizations, besides being a producer on the current affairs transmissions. Currently, he is associated with a daily newspaper as Assistant Editor and Edition In-charge.
Asma Kiran is based in Islamabad and currently conducting a research study with a team of consultants and researchers on the current status of education governance in selected schools in 11 districts across the country. Prior to this assignment, she has worked with Oxfam Novib Humanitarian and Advocacy programme, Pakistan Country office Islamabad, Educational Praxis, Development and education programme, Brattleboro, Vermont, USA, UNICEF, World Learning/Heifer International – Brattleboro, Vermont, USA, and several other non-governmental organisations. She is associated with the KIK IMAGES as Chief Coordinator Islamabad.
Arieb Azhar has made a name for himself as a vocalist and musician in a short span of time since his return to the homeland. He has published one volume of Sufi music in Pakistan and several in Croatia where he studied and began his music career. He is currently working on the music of a documentary film and his second album in Pakistan.
Faheem Ahmed (Post Producer)
Video editing, stylizing, background scoring, motion graphics and visualiser.
He is associated With KIK Images as Production Head.
Imran Waziri (Director and Production Designer)
Story boarding, still photography, video direction
Recently working as director in KIK Images
Ghayas Uddin (Director of photography)
Cinematography and still photography
Associated with KIK Images as DOP
Waqas Ali Khan (NLE, Writer and Director)
Video editor and script writer
Mustufa Honey (Still Photographer and 2D CGI Artist)
Trick photography and manipulation artist, as well as he works on all types of printing designs
Associated with KIK Images as 2D artist and photographer
Umer Farooq (Story Board Artist & Filmmaker)
Practice films and sketches new characters and fantasy designs.
Recently working on Story Boards and sketches in KIK Images
The team is capable to operate tools such as Adobe Family (Premier, Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator) Freehand, Studio Max, Final Cut Pro, Light Room, Apple Color, Apple Motion and also handle DSLR and HD Cams.