As a part of the popular film screening and discussion series, ‘Through Her Eyes’, Goethe-Institut Bangladesh, in cooperation with the International Film Initiative of Bangladesh (IFIB), screened films directed by Tasmiah Afrin Mou recently.
The highlight of the event was the screening of the award-winning Bangladeshi short film, Kobi Swamir Mrityur Por Amar Jobanbondi, written and directed by Tasmiah Afrin Mou. The short film, Nayikar Ek Raat (2019) and the documentary film, Tokai, (2012), directed by Mou, were also screened.
Mou is a young filmmaker from Bangladesh. Kobi Swamir Mrityur Por Amar Jobanbondi is her debut short film. Before this, she made a handful of documentary films. One of her documentary films, Tokai, received the Award for Best Short Documentary at Guangzhou International Documentary Film Festival, China, in 2014. Born in Dhaka, Mou studied Political Science at University of Dhaka. Mou is also known as a writer. Her book, Baksha Bondi, was published in 2015.