The teaser of Dipankar Dipon-directed upcoming film Operation Sunderban was launched at a programme held at Army Golf Club in the capital’s Kurmitola area on Tuesday night.
Inspector general of police Benazir Ahmed was present as chief guest at the programme. Besides, Rapid Action Battalion director general Chowdhury Abdullah Al-Mamun, director of the film Dipankar Dipon, actors Siam Ahmed, Riaz Ahmed, actress Nusraat Faria and others were present at the event.
The film, which has been produced by RAB Welfare Co-operative Society, will offer film lovers a glimpse into operations conducted by RAB against pirates in the Sunderbans. It will be released on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha.
Benazir Ahmed launched the 1:33-minute-long trailer video of the film.
‘Operation Sunderban is a wildlife thriller film. I want to thank the cast and crew members for their hard work during the shooting. I also thank Rapid Action Battalion for supporting me. I urge all to watch the film after it hits cinemas. The film will be released during Eid-ul-Adha,’ said Dipankar Dipan.
‘I was introduced to Dipankar Dipon by a junior officer of Bangladesh Police. After speaking with him, I realised that he could helm this film. He is young, energetic and has sound knowledge of filmmaking and technology. We will try to release the film in various OTT platforms including Netflix. I hope film lovers will enjoy it,’ said Benazir Ahmed.
Operation Sunderban stars Saim Ahmed, Nusraat Faria, Riaz Ahmed, Raisul Islam Asad, Shatabdi Wadud, Ziaul Roshan, Monoj Pramanik and others.
A website of the film named operationsundarban.com was also launched at the event.