Films, flashing lights, and stars: Cannes Film Festival concludes today

The Cannes Film Festival geared up for a bumper 75th anniversary edition with a selection of big Hollywood names, buzzy newcomers and previous Palme d’Or winners from May 17– a splashy return even as the conflict in Ukraine looms over festivities.

Sri Lankan lives in turmoil: A riotous rendition of “Funny Boy”

Selvadurai’s book, set against the backdrop of escalating political tension in Sri Lanka prior to the 1983 riots, portrays the effect of the Tamil-Sinhalese clash on the personal lives of his characters, before giving a glimpse of the riots in the very last chapter.

Alia Bhatt’s ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’ set for release

Celebrated Indian filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s much anticipated forthcoming feature film ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’ is set to hit theatres on February 25.

Behind the meteoric rise of Turkish and Iranian content dubbed in Bangla

In recent times, Bangladesh has seen a surge in production of Bangla dubbed productions of foreign films and series. These contents have carved a place into the hearts of audiences through its quality production and power-packed star casts.

Arifin Shuvoo’s co-artiste in 'Noor' revealed

Raihan Rafi directorial film 'Noor' had already confirmed Arifin Shuvoo's presence in it. Now, Jannatul Ferdous Oishee has paired up with Shuvoo in this film.

5 fantasy novel adaptations that deserve your attention

This is a Japanese animated film, directed by Hayao Miyazaki and partly based on the 1986 novel by the British writer, Diana Wynne Jones.

November 3, 2021
November 3, 2021

Watching myself on screen often bores me: Siam

Over the years, celebrated actor Siam Ahmed has garnered his career with a multitude of hit films. In a short span of time, his unparalleled performances and charm won over audiences. In a recent conversation, Siam gets candid about his expectations, upcoming releases, and more.

October 15, 2021
October 15, 2021

‘My responsibilities as an artiste increase with each accolade’

Popular actress Jaya Ahsan has wrapped up the dubbing for her forthcoming film, “OCD” in Kolkata. She is spending Durga Puja with her friends and well-wishers in the city.

October 15, 2021
October 15, 2021

Will ‘Spencer’ be the Princess Diana story we have been waiting for?

The first look at Kristen Stewart’s Diana for the highly anticipated movie “Spencer” is still etched in my mind. In a red coat and black hat over one of the most iconic hairstyles, Stewart captured the somber yet sunny disposition of the late Princess.

October 5, 2021
October 5, 2021

Bangladeshi films invited to compete at the Oscars

The Oscar Bangladesh Committee has invited the country’s films to compete at the 94th Academy Awards. The selected movie will compete in the Best International Film category.

October 2, 2021
October 2, 2021

Behind the meteoric rise of Turkish and Iranian content dubbed in Bangla

In recent times, Bangladesh has seen a surge in production of Bangla dubbed productions of foreign films and series. These contents have carved a place into the hearts of audiences through its quality production and power-packed star casts.

September 24, 2021
September 24, 2021

Pori Moni appears at BFDC for the first time since membership suspension

Popular film actress Pori Moni appeared at a press conference for the first time since she was released on bail.

September 12, 2021
September 12, 2021

Badhon approached for Indian film rejected by Mim, Mehazabien?

Actress Azmeri Haque Badhon is now rumoured to have been approached by Indian director Vishal Bhardwaj for his upcoming project 'Khufia', a production of Netflix. 

September 11, 2021
September 11, 2021

Arifin Shuvoo’s co-artiste in 'Noor' revealed

Raihan Rafi directorial film 'Noor' had already confirmed Arifin Shuvoo's presence in it. Now, Jannatul Ferdous Oishee has paired up with Shuvoo in this film.

September 10, 2021
September 10, 2021

Mithila signs Arunava Khasnobis' anthology film 'Nitishastro'

Multitalented artiste Rafiath Rashid Mithila has signed three films in Kolkata, in just two months. Her latest take up is Arunava Khasnobis directorial anthology 'Nitishastro'.

September 9, 2021
September 9, 2021

Why did Nusraat Faria leave Gias Uddin Selim's 'Gunin'?

Nusraat Faria Mazhar is one of the busiest actors in the film fraternity. She signed noted filmmaker Gias Uddin Selim's upcoming feature film, “Gunin” last month (August 28).