Gul Makai on Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai Releases on Friday Across US

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BOSTON–Gul Makai, which takes you through the courageous journey and struggle of 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai, releases this Friday/Jan. 31 across the United States. Please see below the list of theaters.

The film starts from her humble upbringing in the Swat Valley in north western Pakistan to standing against the Taliban gunmen in 2009 when Sharia law was imposed upon its people.

Malala became a champion of the right to education. Ziauddin and Toor Pekai’s Yousafzai’s daughter, Malala Yousafzai, spoke out against the terror organisation through her blogs on the BBC Urdu website under the pseudonym Gul Makai.

Malala used the power of media and her public campaign for her right to go to school. Through her activism she earned a nomination for the International Children’s Peace Prize in 2011. she was also awarded Pakistan’s National Youth Peace Prize. Seated on a bus heading home from school, on the morning of October 9, 2012, she was shot by the Taliban.

The film also features the late Om Puri (in his final film), Divya Dutta, Atul Kulkarni, Mukesh Rishi and Pankaj Tripathi. Malala’s character is played by popular TV actress Reem Shaikh.

The film is presented by Dr Jayantilal Gada & Tekno Films, produced by Sanjay Singla and Preeti Vijay Jaju ,Directed by H.E. Amjad Khan, written and researched by Bhaswati Chakrabarty and the advisor to the film is Priya Samant, a Massachusetts local.

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Below are the list of US  theaters where the film will be played Friday. The movie releases globally on Friday as well.
Cities Theatre Name
Atlanta AMC North Dekalb Mall
Atlanta Medlock Crossing Stadium
Boston Fresh Pond Cinema
Chicago AMC Barrington 24 with IMAX, Dolby
Chicago Movie Max Cinemas
Dallas Fun Movie Grill Macarthur Marketplace Stadium 16
Dallas Funasia Richardson
Dallas Fun Movie Grill – Carrollton
Detroit AMC Southfield 20
Edmonton, AB Cinema City Movies 12
Houston AMC First Colony 24 w IMAX, Dolby, Prime
Houston AMC Studio 30 Houston with IMAX, Dolby
Huntsville Madison Square
Los Angeles AMC Orange 30 with IMAX, Dolby
Memphis Hollywood 20 Bartlett
Miami Paradise 24 Cinemark
Modesto, CA Brenden Theatres
Montreal, QC Cinema Cineplex Forum
New York Newport Centre 11
New York AMC Empire 25 with IMAX,Dolby,Prime
New York Farmingdale 14
New York Jamaica Multiplex
New York Commerce Center Stadium 18
New York Movie City 8
Orlando Southchase 7
Philadelphia Marketplace @ Oaks Stadium 24
Phoenix Pollack Tempe 6
Phoenix Super Saver Cinemas.
Raleigh Stone Theatres Park West Village
Sacramento Elk Grove Laguna 16 + XD
San Francisco AMC Mercado 20 with IMAX, Dolby, Prime
San Francisco Union City 25
San Francisco Cine Lounge Fremont 7
Savannah Royal Pooler Cinemas & IMAX
Seattle Lincoln Square
Toronto, ON Cineplex Cinemas Winston Churchill & VIP
Toronto, ON Cineplex Cinemas Courtney Park
Toronto, ON Cineplex Odeon Eglinton Town Centre Cinemas
Toronto, ON Cineplex Yonge and Dundas
Toronto, ON Albion Cinemas
Toronto, ON Woodside Cinema
Toronto, ON York Cinema
Vancouver, BC Cineplex Cinemas Strawberry Hill
Washington, DC (Hagrstwn) Rio Cinemas 18
Washington, DC (Hagrstwn) Countryside Stadium 20


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