Uzair Surhio

Uzair Surhio is an aspiring filmmaker with an Undergraduate Degree in Engineering. Threads & Bangles is his first short film as a Writer and Director. Taking dramatic inspirations from socio-cultural scenarios of Pakistan, he works within emotionally charged humanistic plot themes. Asim Abbasi and David Fincher are his film idols. He is currently pursuing Masters in Film Media from SZABIST Karachi.

Films shown in Divvy Film Festival 2021

Uzair Surhio, Threads & Bangles, 2021
Rahat, a 28-year-old queer, owns a bangles shop named “Rahat ki Chooriyan” in a small neighborhood. His bangles are unique and loved by his customers. He hides his true identity outside his home. The film depicts his day revealing how he got inspired to make bangles after losing his partner, whose picture he keeps close while working at his beautiful shop.