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    Film producer Weinstein indicted for rape: New York prosecutor

    Reuters . New York | Updated at 09:59pm on May 31, 2018

    Movie producer Harvey Weinstein was indicted on Wednesday on charges of rape and a criminal sexual act, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance said, the first...

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    Paris attacks docu shows victims’ defiance in face of horror

    Agence France-Presse . Paris, France | Updated at 09:29pm on May 31, 2018

    ‘I’m not going to be killed by some guy in jogging pants,’ one of the Bataclan survivors told herself as jihadists raked the Paris concert...

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    Film assocs welcome the SC order

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:24pm on May 31, 2018

    Associations of actors, directors, producers and others welcomed the Appellate Division’s order of imposing ban on screening of foreign films in local cinemas during the...

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    I hardly go to BFDC

    Mohin Uddin Mizan | Updated at 09:19pm on May 31, 2018

    Five-time national film award winning actress Gulshan Ara Akter Champa said that like many seasoned artistes she hardly goes to Bangladesh Film Development Corporation known...

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    No foreign film in cinemas during festivals: SC

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:45pm on May 30, 2018

    The Appellate Division on Wednesday banned the import, distribution and screening of foreign films, including of Indian Bangla, Hindi or Pakistani movies during the national...

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    Weinstein’s lawyer concerned about publicity, ‘pressure’ on prosecutors

    Reuters . New York | Updated at 09:49pm on May 30, 2018

    The lawyer defending movie mogul Harvey Weinstein against rape charges said Tuesday he was concerned that publicity surrounding the case and ‘inappropriate pressure’ on prosecutors...

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    May the flop be with you

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 08:57pm on May 30, 2018

    With ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ proving an intergalactic dud on its opening weekend, analysts have been pondering whether Lucasfilm’s enviable license to print money...

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    China box office tops American market in first quarter

    Agence France-Presse . Shanghai | Updated at 08:50pm on May 30, 2018

    China surpassed North America to become the world’s largest movie market during the first quarter of 2018, fuelled in part by big-grossing domestic films, according...

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    China gives weird names for western celebs

    Agence France-Presse . Shanghai | Updated at 05:55pm on May 29, 2018

    When it comes to Chinese names for Western celebrities, ‘Sweet Tea’ is definitely hot, ‘Fruit Sister’ is off the menu, and an ample posterior can...

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    BFDC busy with shooting of films, TV programmes

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 04:18pm on May 29, 2018

    Shooting floors and editing panels of Bangladesh Film Development Corporation are busy for filming and post production works of films and...