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    Ethnic minority people present diverse dances, songs

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:07pm on August 12, 2018

    Artistes from various ethnic minority groups under the banner of Adibashi Shangskritik Charcha Kendro entertained the audience presenting ethnic dances and songs at a programme held on Saturday at National Art Gallery Auditorium of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy....

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    Death anniv of Tareque Masud, Mishuk Munier today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:53pm on August 12, 2018

    The seventh anniversary of death of noted filmmaker Tareque Masud and cinematographer Mishuk Munier will be observed today. Tareque and Mishuk were killed in a road accident along with three others on the Dhaka-Aricha highway in Ghoir upazila, Manijgank, on August 13, 2011 while returning to Dhaka from a shooting location in Manikganj....

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    ‘Cold War’ opens largest Sarajevo film festival

    Reuters . Sarajevo | Updated at 09:55pm on August 11, 2018

    ‘Cold War’, by Oscar-winning Polish director Pawel Pawlikowski, will open the 24th Sarajevo Film Festival (SFF) on Friday, the largest film competition and industry platform in a region stretching from Vienna to Istanbul....

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    ‘Asian August’ comes to Hollywood

    Reuters . Los Angeles | Updated at 09:54pm on August 11, 2018

    Phil Yu is excited. The Los Angeles-based blogger saw an advance screening months ago of ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ and now the first Hollywood movie in 25 years with an all-Asian cast is about to arrive in theaters along with two other predominantly Asian films....

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    Submissions called for Kali O Kalom award

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:53pm on August 11, 2018

    Monthly literary magazine Kali O Kalom has called submissions from young writers, poets and researchers for Kali O Kalom Kobi O Tarun Lekhak Purushkar 2018....

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    3-day workshop on films of Tareque, Catherine begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:52pm on August 11, 2018

    A three-day workshop on films of Tareque Masud and Catherine Masud began at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Saturday....

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    Rudra Mohammad Shahidullah's poems, songs presented

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 09:49pm on August 11, 2018

    Artistes presented Rudra Mohammad Shahidullah’s popular poems and songs at a programme held on Friday at Naat Mandal of Dhaka University....

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    Five films ready for Eid release

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:47pm on August 11, 2018

    Five films are expected to hit cinemas across the country during Eid-ul-Azha....

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    Los Angeles prosecutors review sex assault cases against Seagal, Anderson

    Reuters . Los Angeles | Updated at 10:40pm on August 10, 2018

    The Los Angeles District Attorney’s office said on Thursday that it was reviewing new sexual assault cases involving three celebrities: film producer Harvey Weinstein,....

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    Kamal Haasan prepares for new role - in politics

    Agence France-Presse . Mumbai, India | Updated at 10:39pm on August 10, 2018

    Indian movie star Kamal Haasan, whose latest film releases Friday, enjoys causing a stir as an actor and now he is looking to shake up Indian politics as well...