Synopsis

Present-day. Karachi. When the ageing patriarch of the Jamali family is taken ill, his eldest daughter and sole caregiver, Zareen, is forced to reconnect with her sister, Zara, on her return from London. Burdened with guilt and resentments, the sisters must confront old secrets and realize that sometimes the only way for a family to move on, is by finding a way back. At its core, "Cake" is a film about the passage of time seen through the eyes of one family and offers a heartfelt look at the realities of life, of past and present, of choices and consequences.

Directors

Asim Abbasi