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    Rina Brown brings back memories of war

    Ziaul Hasan | Updated at 09:20pm on January 21, 2017

    Director Shameem Akhtar, known for her works Itihaas Kanya and Shilalipi, makes a comeback after 13 years with her latest release Rina Brown, a period...

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    15th Dhaka Int’l Film Festival ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:31pm on January 20, 2017

    Iranian director Reza Mirkarimi’s feature film Daughter won the Best Film Award in the main Asian Film Competition segment at the 15th Dhaka International Film...

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    Poor projection quality, bad sound draw criticism

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:03pm on January 19, 2017

    Poor projection quality and bad sound system marred the 15th Dhaka International Film Festival, billed as the biggest film event in the...

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    2 local, 1 American films to be released

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:56pm on January 19, 2017

    Two local films and one American film are going to hit cinemas in the country today. The local films are Mijanur Rahman Labu’s Tukhor and...

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    UK-based Balik Arts officials praise fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:53pm on January 19, 2017

    Two representatives of the Balik Arts, a UK-based nonprofit group promoting young filmmakers around the world, are now in Dhaka to...

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    Short, indie segment features 46 films

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:26pm on January 18, 2017

    A total of 46 films will be featured in the Short and Independent segment of Dhaka International Film Festival, which opened simultaneously at six venues...

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    I’m happy to be here Anne Christine tails New Age

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:24pm on January 18, 2017

    The Netherlands-based French filmmaker Anne Christine Girardot is participating in Dhaka International Film Festival as a jury member of the women filmmakers section...

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    Dhallywood facing heavy losses

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:22pm on January 18, 2017

    Dhallywood producers are facing heavy financial problems as most commercial films are turning out poorly at the box office, incurring losses amounting to Tk 20/30...

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    Indian court acquits Salman Khan of using illegal arms

    Associated Press | Updated at 03:53pm on January 18, 2017

    An Indian court has acquitted top Bollywood star Salman Khan of the charge of using unlicensed arms while hunting for rare blackbucks in a western...

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    ‘I like to come back to Dhaka’

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:50pm on January 17, 2017

    The Dutch filmmaker and writer Clementine Ederveen is visiting Dhaka to participate in the 15th Dhaka International Film Festival that...