Manto Poster 2Manto is a 2015 Pakistani biographical drama film based on the life of Pakistani short-story writer Sadat Hassan Manto, starring Sarmad Sultan Khoosat in the title role. Directed by Khoosat himself, Manto is produced by Babar Javed and written by Shahid Nadeem, whose screenplay was adapted from Manto’s short stories particularly Thanda Gosht, Madari, License, Hatakand Peshawar Se Lahore.It was released recently,on September 11, 2015, sixty years after Manto’s death.

Manto has music by Jamal Rahman,while cinematography is by Khizer Idrees and editing by Kashif Nawazish Kashif and Sarmad Sultan Khoosat. Do check out the trailer.