According to Entertainment Pakistan, The Donkey King will have a theatrical release in Spain and Catalonia in October
After becoming the first Pakistani film to release in South Korea, ‘The Donkey King’ is now all set to screen in Spain.
Directed by Aziz Jindani, the animated comedy film of 2018 proved to be a Box Office hit after its big release in 2018. It also became the highest-grossing animated film of Pakistan.
According to Entertainment Pakistan, the most successful animated film of Pakistan will now have a theatrical release in Spain and Catalonia on 4th October 2019.
Talking to EPK, Director Aziz Jindani said:
I am delighted to give you exclusive news that our own Donkey King, after ruling Pakistan and conquering Korea, is set to become Pakistan’s first film EVER to have theatrical release in Spain and Catalonia on Oct 4, 2019.
Aziz Jindani also revealed that the film has been dubbed in three native languages including Spanish, Catalan, and Basque. Moreover, the distributors of the film will release it in over 50 screens.
The film is dubbed in 3 native languages for mass appeal including Spanish, Catalan and Basque under the title of El Rey Burro (Spanish) and El rei Ruc (Catalan).
Plan is to have 50+ screens on release day across all key cities such as Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Sevilla, Malaga etc.
Watch the promotional video of ‘The Donkey King’ for the release in Spain and Catalonia.
The superhit animated film of Pakistan revolved around the politics of jungle and it was loved by children as well as grown-ups. It featured the voices of Jan Rambo, Ismail Tara, Hina Dilpazeer, Ghulam Mohiuddin, and Jawed Sheikh.
The film was released in Pakistan on 13 October 2018 under the banners of Geo Films and Talisman Studios. It grossed Rs. 24.75 crores after running in the cinemas for 25 weeks.
Earlier in August, ‘The Donkey King’ became the first-ever Pakistani film to release in South Korea. It was released on 28th August and had taken a very good start at the South Korean Box Office.
Watch the original trailer for ‘The Donkey King’ below!
After ruling over the big screens in Pakistan, ‘The Donkey King’ has now entered the international markets. And it’s a very proud moment for the filmmakers and for all of us as Pakistani film industry will be recognized on the global stage.
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