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    ‘Amader Cinema’ begins in Jagannath University

    Rabiul Alam | Updated at 12:00am on February 10, 2020

    A three-day film festival featuring popular Bengali films began at the auditorium of Jagannath University on Sunday. Professor Junayed Halim, chairman of film and television...

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    Amar Bhasar Chalachitra festival begins

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 10, 2020

    The 19th Amar Bhasar Chalachitra festival organised by Dhaka University Film Society commenced on Sunday at Teachers-Students Centre of DU. The five-day film festival is...

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    US has lost its ‘moral leadership,’ actor Harrison Ford says

    Agence France-Presse . Mexico City | Updated at 11:44pm on February 08, 2020

    Harrison Ford, in Mexico City on Wednesday to promote his latest film, decried the collapse of US ‘moral leadership’ on issues such as improving the...

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    Hatidze, the Macedonian beekeeper charming Hollywood

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 11:43pm on February 08, 2020

    Watch out at the Oscars on Sunday for Hatidze Muratova. You can’t miss her. She will be the only Turkish-Macedonian peasant in the starry audience...

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    Man charged as two stolen Banksy works found in Paris

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 11:17pm on February 07, 2020

    A man was charged Friday after two stolen Banksy artworks were recovered in Paris. An image of a masked rat wielding a box cutter -- the...

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    Oscars night is nearly here, and ‘1917’ leads the charge

    Agence France-Presse . Hollywood | Updated at 11:06pm on February 07, 2020

    Hollywood’s award season reaches its extravagant finale at the Oscars on Sunday, with war epic ‘1917’ tipped to dispatch a brigade of winners to the...

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    ‘MASH’ co-creator Gene Reynolds dies at 96

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 10:52pm on February 05, 2020

    Gene Reynolds, the co-creator of hit television series ‘MASH’, has died aged 96, Hollywood’s directors guild said Tuesday. Veteran director and producer Reynolds oversaw the...

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    Walt Disney Co results lifted by ‘Star Wars,’ ‘Frozen’

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 10:51pm on February 05, 2020

    Walt Disney Co on Tuesday delivered better-than-expected results in the past quarter, fueled by box office hits from its latest ‘Star Wars’ and ‘Frozen’ films...

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    Did the Oscars snub women?

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 10:50pm on February 05, 2020

    It is an accusation that has been levelled at the Oscars all too often over the years, and 2020 is no different -- too many...

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    ‘Serf’ comedy becomes top- grossing Russian film

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 11:06pm on February 04, 2020

    A comedy that tells the story of a misbehaving rich kid waking up as a 19th century serf has become the highest grossing Russian film...