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    Film screening organised by BNM ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:34pm on February 25, 2017

    Bangladesh National Museum’s two-month film screening event ended on Saturday with screening of Shah Alam Kiron’s liberation war based film Ekatturer Ma Janani at Shwadhinata...

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    Jaya Ahsan, Shankhachil nominated

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:09pm on February 22, 2017

    Bangladeshi actress Jaya Ahsan and an India-Bangladesh joint venture Shankhachil have been nominated in different categories at the Bangla Filmfare Awards, which is officially known...

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    Hollywood actor Jamie Foxx target of racial slur in Croatia

    Associated Press | Updated at 02:55pm on February 22, 2017

    Croatian police have filed disorderly conduct charges against two people who allegedly used a racial slur to insult Hollywood actor Jamie Foxx in...

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    Angelina Jolie says ‘we’ll always be a family’ despite divorce

    Reuters | Updated at 02:22pm on February 22, 2017

    Angelina Jolie said on Tuesday she hoped her family would be stronger after her divorce from Brad Pitt, but that the actress still thinks of...

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    Shaon clarifies her position

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:41pm on February 20, 2017

    Humayun Ahmed’s widow Meher Afroz Shaon clarified her stance on the controversy centring Mostafa Sarwar Farooki’s upcoming film Doob at...

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    Hungarian love story wins top prize at Berlin Film Festival

    Reuters . Berlin | Updated at 10:53pm on February 19, 2017

    A Hungarian love story called ‘On Body and Soul’ about two lonely hearts working in a slaughterhouse in Budapest won the Golden Bear for best...

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    3 artistes of Jiban Theke Neya to be honoured

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:52pm on February 19, 2017

    Bangladesh Film Director’s Association will honour three artistes of classic film Jiban Theke Niya on the International Mother Language Day on Tuesday...

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    Documentary on Anisuzzaman premiered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:51pm on February 18, 2017

    A documentary film on life and works of professor emeritus Anisuzzaman was premiered at Bangladesh National Museum auditorium on Friday...

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    Vidya Balan faces legal action

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:39pm on February 17, 2017

    The producers of Aami, the proposed bio-pic on avant-garde author Kamala Das are seriously contemplating on taking legal action against Vidya Balan for her last-minute...

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    Film fest organised by DUFS ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:11pm on February 15, 2017

    The five-day film festival organised by Dhaka University Film Society ended on Tuesday with screening of four films at the Teachers’ Student’s Centre of...