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    Weinstein convicted of sex assault, rape in ‘new era’ for #MeToo

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 11:49pm on February 25, 2020

    Harvey Weinstein was convicted Monday of rape and sexual assault but acquitted of the most serious predatory charges, a verdict hailed as a historic victory...

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    ‘Amra Ekta Cinema Banabo’ to compete in Indian film fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:39pm on February 24, 2020

    National Film Award winning director Ashraf Shishir’s film ‘Amra Ekta Cinema Banabo’ is going to compete in the upcoming 12th Bengaluru International Film Festival in...

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    Federation of Film Societies of India felicitates Mokammel

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on February 24, 2020

    Federation of Film Societies of India felicitated renowned Bangladeshi filmmaker Tanvir Mokammel on the opening day of Bangladesh Film Festival at Nandan Film and Cultural...

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    Pixar finds new life with a wave of the wand

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 11:14pm on February 22, 2020

    Pixar’s new film ‘Onward’ hits screens around the world at the end of the month with the much-loved animation company hoping that it will restore...

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    Muhammad Khasru’s first death anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 19, 2020

    Today is the first death anniversary of late eminent film activist Muhammad Khasru. Friends, peers and admirers will pay tribute to Khasru, who passed away...

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    Tapas Paul dies

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Kolkata | Updated at 11:34am on February 18, 2020

    Veteran Bengali actor and former Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Paul died of cardiac arrest early Tuesday, family sources said. He was 61. Paul, who had...

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    ‘Kalo Megher Bhela’ screened at Goethe-Institut

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 01:06am on February 18, 2020

    Goethe-Institut Bangladesh, in cooperation with the International Film Initiative of Bangladesh, organised the screening of the film titled ‘Kalo Megher Bhela’ at its auditorium on...

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    AKM Jahangir Khan passes away

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:22pm on February 15, 2020

    Octogenarian film producer AKM Jahangir Khan passed away on Saturday. He was 81. He has been suffering from aging-associated diseases since October last year and...

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    Amar Bhashar Chalachitra festival ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 15, 2020

    The 19th Amar Bhashar Chalachitra festival organised by Dhaka University Film Society ended on Thursday at Teachers-Students Centre of Dhaka University. Films namely ‘Ashikkhito’ directed...

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    ‘Knives Out’ director plots whodunit franchise after ‘Star Wars’

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 10:42pm on February 12, 2020

    Hit murder mystery ‘Knives Out’ is set to become a whodunit movie franchise, with Daniel Craig’s Southern gentleman sleuth tackling a brand-new set of suspects,...