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  • Role of political cinema crucial for social change: Naadir Junaid

    Cinema can provoke its audience out of passivity and into critical thought, and rather than being partisan commentary or political propaganda, the art form can help people dispel propaganda, said Prof Naadir Junaid of Dhaka University’s Department of Mass Communication and Journalism yesterday.
  • A day of red and yellow

    Dhaka is known for its festivities. Be it Eid, Puja, or Pahela Baishakh celebrations, there’s at least a few occasions that are celebrated en masse every month.
  • Tomorrow’s filmmakers join hands today

    Eight-year-old Mubasshira Ibnat had a blast at the 13th International Children’s Film Festival Bangladesh (ICFFB) this week.