Urdu Poetry #1 – Bol by Faiz Ahmed Faiz (Various Artists)

Bol ke lab azaad hai tere” is a famous poem by legendary Urdu poet, Faiz Ahmed Faiz. Eleven artists from Singapore recited this poem to inspire others and pay homage to Faiz and his spirit of speaking up, and speaking truth to power. The artists shot their own clips at their homes using mobile devices, respecting the social distancing regulations during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Click HERE to find the text and English translation of this poem.

Produced on behalf of Kitaab by Filmwallas (Filmwallas.com). Conceptualised, Edited and Directed by Zafar Anjum.