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    Olha promotes spiritual films

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on January 21, 2018

    Olha Vozna, born in Ukraine, who works as a press agent for the Italy based-Aurora Vision, is now visiting Dhaka to participate at the 16th Dhaka International Film Festival that ended on Saturday through an awards ceremony....

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    Solo show depicts life of tea pickers

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on January 21, 2018

    Photographer Faiham Ebna Sharif is displaying photographs depicting life and struggles of tea pickers at his debut solo exhibition underway at La Galerie of Alliance Francaise de Dhaka....

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    Turkish film Zer wins Asian Competition, Shohagir Goyna named best local film

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:46pm on January 20, 2018

    The Turkish film Zer, directed by Kazim Oz, featuring an expatriate Kurd youth’s root searching journey in Turkey, has won the best feature film award...

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    Yesteryear songs presented at BSA

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:32pm on January 19, 2018

    Singers Tanmay Matin and Sadia Mosharaf entertained the audience presenting popular yesteryear Bangla, Hindi songs and urdu gazhals at Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday...

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    ‘Technology should not affect theatre plots’

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:31pm on January 19, 2018

    Incorporation of technology into theatre productions is a continuous process, but the use of technology should be kept to a minimum to avoid any alteration of the main story or core message of the play, said discussants at a seminar held at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday...

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    Solo show depicts human figures at Zainul Gallery

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on January 20, 2018

    Promising artist Fakhrul Islam Mazumder is displaying a brilliant collection of woodcut prints showing human figures at his solo debut show underway at Zainul Gallery of Dhaka University...

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    Box Office turnover low

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:01pm on January 19, 2018

    Though Dhaka International Film Festival is screening quality films produced by eminent makers from across the world, Box Office records...

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    DIFF works as platform for young makers: Zhukova

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:56pm on January 19, 2018

    Russian filmmaker Zhukova Tatiana is visiting Dhaka to take part at 16th Dhaka International Film Festival with her film Confession of...

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    Indian SC cancels ban on Padmaavat imposed by 4 states

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:58pm on January 18, 2018

    As Supreme Court cleared the path for the release of Padmaavat and stayed the ban on the film imposed by Gujarat, Rajasthan, Haryana and Madhya Pradesh, protests are already being reported from various parts of India...

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    Film featuring air operations of freedom fighters on cards

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:29pm on January 18, 2018

    An upcoming liberation war-based film depicting the tales of bravery of the freedom fighters who served in Kilo Flight, the liberation war time combat aviation unit formed by Bengali pilots and technicians who had defected from the Pakistan Air Force, was announced by information minister Hasanul Haque Inu on Wednesday...