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    Fukunaga to direct next James Bond film

    Reuters . London | Updated at 03:37pm on September 20, 2018

    Cary Joji Fukunaga, known for directing the first season of American crime drama True Detective, has been picked as the director for the next installment...

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    Zhao has high hopes for her Bordeaux vineyard

    Agence France-Presse . Saint-Émilion | Updated at 12:00am on September 20, 2018

    A Chinese film star got her hands dirty Tuesday to kick off the harvest at her Bordeaux vineyard, which she aims to propel into the...

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    Iran film stirs debate

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:00am on September 20, 2018

    The Iranian film for next year’s Oscars has stirred controversy at home both over the choice of a downbeat movie and for taking part in...

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    Gangchil’s maharat held

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:11pm on September 19, 2018

    The maharat programme of Gangchil, a movie based on road, transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader’s novel, was held at the Dhaka Club on Wednesday. Obaidul...

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    Moviyana to celebrate Ingmar Bergman’s birth centennial

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 19, 2018

    Moviyana Film Society will celebrate late renowned Swedish filmmaker Ingmar Bergman’s birth centennial through a two-day workshop and film screening event on Friday and Saturday...

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    Salman Shah’s 47th birth anniv Wednesday

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:48pm on September 18, 2018

    The 47th anniversary of birth of late Dhallywood actor Salman Shah, who won hearts of thousands of film lovers across the country for his acting...

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    Hollywood must pay to chase internet pirates

    Agence France-Presse . Ottawa | Updated at 08:52pm on September 17, 2018

    Canada’s high court on Friday ruled that Hollywood studios and other copyright holders must pay internet service providers to chase down Canadians suspected of illegally...

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    Talent hunt for new film actors launched

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 07:08pm on September 17, 2018

    A reality show to discover aspiring film actors was launched on Sunday at the festival hall of Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden in...

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    Chinese film star disappears amid crackdown

    Reuters . Beijing/Shanghai | Updated at 09:33pm on September 14, 2018

    Fan Bingbing, an A-list Chinese movie star who has appeared in the ‘X-Men’ and ‘Iron Man’ film franchises, has more than 62 million followers online...

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    Yemeni cinema fights back

    Agence France-Presse . Aden, Yemen | Updated at 09:32pm on September 14, 2018

    On opening night, Yemeni director Amr Gamal held his breath to see if anyone would turn up for his film, screened in a makeshift theatre...