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Pakistan Television Corporation

Overview
Works: 249 works in 335 publications in 2 languages and 707 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Television comedies  Sketch comedy television programs  Television mini-series  Humor  Television series  Biography  Film adaptations  History 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Pakistan Television Corporation
 
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Most widely held works by Pakistan Television Corporation
This is PTV-- : another day, another world by Āg̲h̲ā Nāṣir( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Urdu and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alif aur nūn : Pākistān ṭelevizhan kā tārīk̲h̲ sāz mazāḥiyah va t̤anziyah silsilah : 46 muntak̲h̲ab tams̲īlce by Kamāl Aḥmad Riẓvī( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in Urdu and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plays, aired on Pakistan Television
K̲h̲udā kī bastī( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in Urdu and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story concerns a poor but respectable Pakistani family which has fallen on hard times. Corruption and degradation take over their lives. Jobless, and without any real hope of a better life, they find themselves in the clutches of unprincipled entrepreneurs who exploit each of them
Alif nūn : mazāḥiyah Urdū ḍrāmah( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in Urdu and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satirical skits on social evils in Pakistani society
Tanhaiyan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in Urdu and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of their parents, two sisters have to live with their aunt in Karachi. They start a garment factory in order to become rich and try to reclaim their family home
Khawaja & son( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in Urdu and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story is about a Pakistani family, consisting of a father, nine daughters and a son. It shows fun and bantering at the large family get-togethers; a young-at-heart Khawaja Sahib, and his scores of grandchildren; the son's moments of anguish at being pooh-poohed by his future father-in-law; and a mean son-in-law wo wants to blackmail Khawaja
Fifṭī Fifṭī = Fifty fifty( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Urdu and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satirical skits on the sociopolitical evils of Pakistani society from the classic program, interspersed with popular songs
Marvi( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in Urdu and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story is about a village girl, Marvi, who goes to the city for studies with the aim to come back to her village and make the living conditions better for the people there. She faces lots of hardships due to the village social norms.--Part of summary from emarkaz website (review dated 08-21-2008)
Chāp tilak sab chīn lī : sur bahār, Amīr K̲h̲usrau = Chhap tilak sab chheen lee : sur baha, Amir Khusro( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in Urdu and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aangan tehra( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Urdu and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comedy drama revolves around a servant Akbar, previously a classical dancer, working at the house of a retired civil servant Mehboob Ahmed and his wife Jehan Ara Begum. Mehboob Ahmed regularly seeks Akbar's advice on different matters, often with hilarious results
Choṭī sī duniyā( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in Urdu and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous television play depicting a villager returning to his native place after getting higher education in a city and subsequent situations where clash of divergent cultures make things difficult for the neo-literate
Ham bhī vahīn̲ maujūd the = Ham bhi wahin majood thay by Ak̲h̲tar Vaqār ʻAz̤īm( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in Urdu and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography of Ak̲h̲tar Vaqār ʻAz̤īm, 1946-, the producer and later on the Managing Director of Pakistan Television Corporation
Aanch( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Urdu and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ulfat belongs to a middle class family. Fearing her marrying age is slipping by, her parents get her married to Jalees, a middle age businessman who is a divorcee with three children. Story revolves around Ulfat and the difficult time she is given by her step children. She gets around in making every thing work her way by her patience and tolerance
Labbaik( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in Urdu and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television historical drama about the life of Muhammad Bin Qasim, a seventeen-year-old Muslim Arab General who conquered Sind in 8th century and toppled Raja Dahir, the ruler of Sindh. 'Labaik' is based on this historical event, focusing on the lives of the people of the area
Khvāb rāste : Urdū ḍrāmah( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Urdu and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraying differences between the upper and middle class in Pakistan and how the elite class suppress lower class and use country resources for there own interest
Parchaiyan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Urdu and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story revolves around Najia and the men in her life. Despite the love that Rahat had always shown Najia, Talat wins her hand despite the fact that he is only interested in her money. When Najia finally leaves Talat to return to Rahat, who has cancer, she finds that he has died
Sooraj kay saath saath( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Urdu and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story revolves around three friends Qasim, Rooshan, and Qadir. They are very poor and live in a village. They decided to go to Lahore and earn money. They reached Lahore and did some laborer jobs and lived in a small hotel. After thirty years Qadir become a reputed journalist and Qasim and Rooshan are successful business men. Beautiful comparison of cultural and social images of rural and urban life
Andherā ujālā( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in Urdu and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television serial, satirizing the role of police in fighting crime, smuggling, and other social problems in Pakistan
Taleem-e-balghan : comedy long play( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Urdu and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the very first satirical play of Pakistan Television concerning adult education in Pakistan. The play is followed by several musical performances. Mahmood Ali plays the role of a local teacher. His colorful students include people from many vocations- a butcher, a barber, a milkman, a landlord's right hand man among others
Ghar ek nagar : Urdū ḍrāmah( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Urdu and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story shows typical relationship of Pakistani family especially between mother in law and daughter in law. It also shows differences between older and younger generations
 
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Alternative Names
Pakistan Television

Pakistan Television Corporation

Pakistan Television Corporation Pakistani television network

Pākistān Telīvižan Neṭvark

Pākistān Ṭelīvīzhan

Pī Ṭī Vī

PTV

د پاکستاني تلويزوني چينلونو لړليک

‏پاکستان ٹيلي وژن.

پاکستان ٹیلی وژن نیٹ ورک

پاکستان ٹیلی ویژن

پاکستان ٹیلی ویژن نیٹ ورک

پاڪستان ٽيليويزن نيٽورڪ

पाकिस्तान टेलिविज़न कॉरपोरेशन

国営放送

巴基斯坦国家电视台

巴基斯坦电视公司

Languages
Urdu (50)

English (5)