7th Dhaka Int’l Mobile Film Fest held

Cultural Correspondent | Published: 22:56, Feb 27,2021


Guests and organisers participate in the online inaugural ceremony of 7th Dhaka International Mobile Film Festival on Friday.

The 7th Dhaka International Mobile Film Festival was conducted in a hybrid format at the permanent campus of University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh and Star Cineplex in Basundhara City on Friday and Saturday.

The two-day festival was organised by CinemaScope, which is a film apprenticeship programme of University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh. A total of 178 films were submitted to the festival and 36 films were selected for the event.

Dhaka International Mobile Film Festival started its journey in 2015 as Cinemascope Mobile Film Competition.

The inauguration ceremony of DIMFF- 2021 was held on Friday using Zoom App.

Vice-chancellor of ULAB Professor H M Jahirul Haque, Pro-vice-chancellor of ULAB Professor Shamsad Mortuza, dean and head of Media Studies and Journalism department of ULAB Professor Jude William Genilo and festival director Rafi Ahmed, among others, participated in the online ceremony.

The closing ceremony of the event was held at Star Cineplex on Saturday.

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