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    Billie JD Porter sees hope in Bangladeshi film industry

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:58pm on January 31, 2017

    British writer and documentary filmmaker Billie JD Porter sees bright future of Bangladeshi film industry as ‘many young talents are coming to filmmaking.’ ...

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    10th Int’l Children’s Film Fest ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:38pm on January 30, 2017

    The 10th International Children’s Film Festival ended on Monday at Shawkat Osman Auditorium of Central Public Library with prize giving ceremony and screening of award-winning...

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    Celebrities inspire young makers

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:28pm on January 28, 2017

    Popular actors and filmmakers of the country are inspiring young filmmakers and child film enthusiasts participating at the ongoing 10th International Children’s Film Festival...

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    British actor John Hurt dies

    BBC | Updated at 09:40am on January 28, 2017

    Veteran British actor Sir John Hurt has died aged 77, his agent has said...

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    Iranian actress to shun Oscars in protest of Trump immigrant ban

    Reuters | Updated at 02:09pm on January 27, 2017

    The star of Iran’s Oscar-nominated movie ‘The Salesman’ said on Thursday she would not attend the Academy Awards ceremony in...

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    Local and Hollywood films hit cinemas Friday

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:43pm on January 26, 2017

    Tania Ahmed’s debut film Bhalobasha Emoni Hoy and Hollywood adventure film The Great Wall will be released today...

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    Shikari’s success made local industry happy

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:28pm on January 25, 2017

    India-Bangladesh joint venture film Shikari’s winning of two Kalakar Awards on Sunday in Kolkata, India made the Bangladeshi actors and producer happy and encouraged...

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    ICFF encourages children in films: organisers

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:23pm on January 25, 2017

    Organisers of the International Children’s Film Festival said that the festival that they had been organising for the past 10 years was promoting children to...

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    Application called for London Bengali Film Festival

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:51pm on January 24, 2017

    The application deadline for submission of films for the second edition of London Bengali Film Festival has been fixed at January 31, said...

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    Razzak’s 75th birth anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:20pm on January 22, 2017

    Today marks the 75th birth anniversary of Abdur Razzak, the country’s undisputed king of screens who still enjoys widespread respect and admiration despite living a...