Heer (1955 film)

Heer (1955 film)
Directed by Nazir Ahmed
Produced by J.C. Anand
Screenplay by Baba Alam Siahposh
Based on Heer poetry book
by Waris Shah- an epic love story of Punjab
Starring Swaran Lata
Inayat Hussain Bhatti
Zeenat Begum
Imdad Husain
Music by Safdar Hussain
Distributed by Eveready Pictures
Release dates
  • October 28, 1955 (1955-10-28)
Country Pakistan
Language Punjabi
Box office 0.002 crore (US$200)

Heer (Punjabi: ھیر) is a 1955 Punjabi film directed by Nazir Ahmed,[1] [2] starring Swaran Lata and Inayat Hussain Bhatti in title roles. The movie is based on the famous Heer poetry book, written by Waris Shah in the 18th century about the love story between Heer and her lover Ranjha.


Actor/Actress Roles
Swaran LataHeer
Inayat Hussain BhattiRanjha
RekhaMalki (Heer's mother)
AjmalKaido (Heer's uncle)
NazarSaida Khera (Heer's husband)
Zeenat BegumSehti (Saida's sister)
Imdad HusainBhangi

Music and super-hit film songs of this film

The music is composed by Safdar Husain with playback singers, Inayat Hussain Bhatti, Munawar Sultana, Imdad Husain and Zubaida Khanum.

See also


  1. Heer (1955) at the Internet Movie Database, Retrieved 22 October 2015
  2. , film Heer (1955) on Pakistan Film Magazine website, Retrieved 22 October 2015
  3. , Soundtracks of film Heer (1955) on IMDb website, Retrieved 22 October 2015
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