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    DUFS organises int’l inter university short film fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:06pm on August 14, 2017

    Dhaka University Film Society is holding a four-day International Inter University Short Film Festival at two venues in the capital...

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    Koreans make Tagore’s dream come true

    Ershad Kamol, from Jeonju, South Korea | Updated at 10:18pm on August 13, 2017

    A mixture of admiration and zeal plays on the face of Kim Donghyun, a Korean University student, when he talks about the Nobel Laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore....

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    Naushad, Misha call for unity

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:17pm on August 13, 2017

    The ongoing hostility between the exhibitors and the other associations of Dhaka’s film industry seems to end soon as Bangladesh Motion Picture Exhibitors’ Association president Iftekkharuddin Naushad and representatives of other associations met at a residence in Dhanmondi on Saturday night and vowed to work together in the interest of local film industry...

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    Jibanananda Das’s poems recited

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:16pm on August 13, 2017

    Recitation troupe Kalparup entertained the audience by presenting a brilliant compilation of Jibanananda Das’s romantic poems on the gloomy Saturday evening at Central Public Library...

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    DiCaprio to play Leonardo da Vinci in new biopic

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:15pm on August 13, 2017

    Oscar-winning actor Leonardo DiCaprio is all set to portray the leading artist and intellectual from the Italian Renaissance Leonardo da Vinci in an upcoming biopic...

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    Neha Dhupia meets with an accident, crowd tries to take selfies

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:10pm on August 13, 2017

    Neha Dhupia on Saturday met with an accident on her way to the airport in Chandigarh...

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    Directors demand folk theatre venues

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on August 12, 2017

    None of the nine theatre halls in the capital have been designed for presenting experimental productions based on traditional performing arts, which require special seating arrangements for the audience...

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    BotTala celebrates ninth founding anniversary

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:30pm on August 12, 2017

    Theatre troupe BotTala celebrated its ninth founding anniversary through a day-long programme on Friday at Bangladesh Mahila Samity...

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    Muktadhara observes Tagore’s death anniversary

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:29pm on August 12, 2017

    Recitation troupe Muktadhara observed Nobel Laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore’s 76th death anniversary through a recitation programme on Friday at Shawkat Osman Memorial Auditorium of Central Public Library...

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    Bollywood welcomes Prasoon Joshi’s appointment as CBFC chief

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:14pm on August 12, 2017

    Filmmaker Pahlaj Nihalani’s term as Central Board of Film Certification/ (CBFC) chief came to an end on Friday after he was replaced by Bollywood lyricist-writer-screenwriter Prasoon Joshi, reports Mumbai Mirror...