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    Ashraf Shishir to make trilogy on Mujib

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:45pm on August 15, 2018

    Ashraf Shishir, who won national film award for his debut film Gariwala, has announced a trilogy depicting the life and tragic death of the founding...

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    Nagorik TV to air 8 films starring Salman Shah

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:05pm on August 14, 2018

    Nagorik TV will air eight popular films starring the late Dhallywood superstar Salman Shah during its weeklong Eid-ul-Azha celebrations programmes. It will air one film...

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    Chinese star goes dark amid pay crackdown

    Agence France-Presse . Shanghai | Updated at 06:02pm on August 14, 2018

    One of China's biggest and wealthiest film star, actress Fan Bingbing, has disappeared from public view as authorities probe alleged tax evasion by entertainers, sparking...

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    ‘The Meg’ chomps up at box office

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles, United States | Updated at 08:51pm on August 13, 2018

    The North American box office was under attack from sci-fi horror film ‘The Meg’ this weekend, industry estimates showed Sunday, as it more than doubled...

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    Western filmmakers urge action to save Ukraine’s Sentsov

    Agence France-Presse . Paris, France | Updated at 08:49pm on August 13, 2018

    Britain’s Ken Loach, Canada’s David Cronenberg and dozens of other filmmakers called Monday on Russia to free Ukrainian director Oleg Sentsov, who has been on...

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    Four docus made on Sahid’s story on Mujib

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 07:08pm on August 13, 2018

    Four documentaries based on Sahid Rahman’s story Mahamanaber Deshe featuring killing of the founding president of country Sheikh Mujibur Rahman will be...

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    Actor Elba fuels Bond speculation

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:13pm on August 12, 2018

    British actor Idris Elba fuelled speculation on Sunday that he may be named the first black James Bond, with a cryptic tweet. ‘My name’s Elba,...

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    Death anniv of Tareque Masud, Mishuk Munier today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:53pm on August 12, 2018

    The seventh anniversary of death of noted filmmaker Tareque Masud and cinematographer Mishuk Munier will be observed today. Tareque and Mishuk were killed in a...

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    ‘Cold War’ opens largest Sarajevo film festival

    Reuters . Sarajevo | Updated at 09:55pm on August 11, 2018

    ‘Cold War’, by Oscar-winning Polish director Pawel Pawlikowski, will open the 24th Sarajevo Film Festival (SFF) on Friday, the largest film competition and industry platform...

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    ‘Asian August’ comes to Hollywood

    Reuters . Los Angeles | Updated at 09:54pm on August 11, 2018

    Phil Yu is excited. The Los Angeles-based blogger saw an advance screening months ago of ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ and now the first Hollywood movie in...