Fawad Khan and Sanam Saeed starrer series ‘Barzakh’, which will soon stream on Indian OTT Zee5 is all set to make its international premiere at Series Mania Festival.
The series is the only selection from South Asia at the festival this year, scheduled to be held in France from March 17 to 24.
The web series will be screened as part of the International Panorama lineup, a 12-title competitive section, and is also nominated in several categories such as Best Series, Best Director, Best Actor (female), Best Actor (male) as well as the Student Jury award and the Audience award.
Directed by Asim Abbasi, Barzakh is a blend of magical realism and supernatural fantasy. The show sees Khan playing the role of a single parent, charming but ridden with guilt for what he has lost. Saeed plays the female lead who bears otherworldly secrets and takes it upon herself to heal and bring everyone together.