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    Leading Polish filmmaker Andrzej Wajda dies

    Associated Press | Updated at 12:12pm on October 10, 2016

    Poland's leading filmmaker Andrzej Wajda, whose career maneuvering between a repressive communist government and an audience yearning for...

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    Badhan wins hero contest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:46pm on October 09, 2016

    Badhan was announced the winner of Fair & Lovely Men Channel-i Hero, powered by Bangladesh Army 2016, at the grand finale of the event held at Bashundhara International Convention Centre on Saturday...

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    Six awarded as short, docu film festival ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:43pm on October 09, 2016

    The nationwide Bangladesh Short and Documentary Film Festival 2016 ended on Saturday at the auditorium of National Art Gallery of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, with six participating filmmakers awarded in different categories...

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    Noted Nazrul singers perform at BSA

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:36pm on October 09, 2016

    A group of Nazrul Sangeet singers performed at a programme at the Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Saturday...

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    ‘Experimental productions enriched local theatre’

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:44pm on October 09, 2016

    Continuous experimentation by theatre troupes has enriched and diversified local theatre in the last 45 or...

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    Two historical plays, one social satire to be staged on Monday

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:10pm on October 09, 2016

    Two historical plays and one social satire will be staged today by three Dhaka-based troupes as part of the ongoing National Theatre...

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    Alibaba Pictures, Amblin to co-produce films for global, Chinese audiences

    Reuters | Updated at 01:43pm on October 09, 2016

    Steven Spielberg's Amblin Partners and Alibaba Pictures Group Ltd, the film studio unit of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, said on Sunday they will...

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    Three plays to be staged today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:18pm on October 08, 2016

    Two troupes from the capital and another from Jhenaidah will stage their plays today as part of the ongoing National Theatre Festival 2016...

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    Srote holds recitation programme

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:14pm on October 08, 2016

    Recitation troupe Srote Abritti Sangsad presented poems of a number of poets at a programme at the Shawkat Osman Memorial Auditorium of Central Public Library on Thursday...

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    Bangla Academy pays tribute to Syed Haq

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:09pm on October 08, 2016

    Friends and peers of recently demised poet-playwright Syed Shamsul Haq paid tribute to him and assessed his contributions to different fields of arts and literature at a commemorative show at Bangla Academy on Friday...