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List of famous film directors from Pakistan, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Pakistan has given birth to some great movie directors over the years, many of who have gone on to direct popular comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These are some of the best Pakistani directors in the history of the world, so if you're a native of Pakistan and an aspiring director then these are people you should look up to.

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This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Pakistani directors?" and "Which directors are from Pakistan?"

You can click on the names of these legendary directors of Pakistan in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Pakistani directors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.

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A.J. Kardar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
A.J. Kardar Died at 76 (1926-2002)

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Abdur Rashid Kardar is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Abdur Rashid Kardar Died at 85 (1904-1989)

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Ahmad Haseeb is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Ahmad Haseeb age 34

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Ajab Gul is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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Alison De Vere is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Alison De Vere Died at 74 (1927-2001)

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I. S. Johar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
I. S. Johar Died at 64 (1920-1984)

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Alizeh Imtiaz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Alizeh Imtiaz age 31

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Altaf Hussain is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Altaf Hussain age 64

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Arshad Khan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Arshad Khan age 46

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Asad Qureshi is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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Babar Ahmed is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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Bhimsain is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Bhimsain age 81

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Bilal Lashari is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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Chetan Anand is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Chetan Anand Died at 76 (1921-1997)

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Kidar Sharma is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Kidar Sharma Died at 89 (1910-1999)

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Lekh Tandon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Lekh Tandon age 88

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Deeyah is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Deeyah age 40

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Edzard Onneken is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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Fahad Mustafa is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Fahad Mustafa age 42

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Farjad Nabi is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Farjad Nabi age 48

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Habiba Nosheen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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Jagatrai Pesumal Advani is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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Jagdish Raj is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Jagdish Raj Died at 85 (1928-2013)

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Javed Jabbar is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Javed Jabbar age 70

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Javed Sheikh is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Javed Sheikh age 63

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Jehangir Jani is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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K. Amarnath is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
K. Amarnath Died at 69 (1914-1983)

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Kabir Khan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Kabir Khan age 43

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Kader Khan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Kader Khan age 82

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Kedar Kapoor is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Kedar Kapoor Died at 60 (1927-1987)

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Liaquat Ali Khan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Liaquat Ali Khan Died at 56 (1895-1951)

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M. Sadiq is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
M. Sadiq Died at 61 (1910-1971)

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Maheen Zia is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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Manoj Kumar is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Manoj Kumar age 80

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Mehreen Jabbar is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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Mohan Kumar is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Mohan Kumar age 83

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Moti B. Gidwani is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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Mushtaq Gazdar is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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Najeeb Mirza is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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Nazir Ahmed Khan is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Nazir Ahmed Khan Died at 73 (1910-1983)

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Noor Jehan is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Noor Jehan Died at 74 (1926-2000)

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Nurjahan Akhlaq is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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Omar Majeed is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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Pervez Malik is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Pervez Malik Died at 71 (1937-2008)

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Prem Narayan Arora is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Prem Narayan Arora Died at 73 (1912-1985)

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Rahat Kazmi is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Rahat Kazmi age 71

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Rajendra Kumar is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Rajendra Kumar Died at 70 (1929-1999)

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Ram Daryani is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan

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Ramesh Saigal is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Ramesh Saigal Died at 62 (1918-1980)

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Ravindra Dave is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Directors from Pakistan
Ravindra Dave Died at 73 (1919-1992)