BFFS announces winners of Film Award '06
Bangladesh Federation of Film Societies (BFFS) announced the winners of "BFFS Film Award '06" recently. Tareque Masud's digital film Ontarjatra was selected as the best film, according to a press release. A five-member jury that included Mustafa Monwar (as chairman); Syed Bazle Hossain, Masihuddin Shaker; Nasiruddin Yousuff and Sajedul Awal selected the winners in nine categories.
The winners are -- Ontorjatra (Best Film); Abu Sayeed for Nirontor (Best Director); Riaz for Khelaghar (Best Actor); Shabnur for Nirontor (Best Actress); Bostro Balika (Best Documentary); Humayun Ahmed for Nandita Narokey (Best Scriptwriter); L. Apu Rosario for Khelaghar (Best Cinematographer); Harold Rashid and Buno for Ontarjatra (Best Music Direction) and Catherine Masud for Ontarjatra (Best Editing).
Cinematographer Afzal Hossain Chowdhury has been selected for the lifetime achievement for his contribution to film. BFFS will arrange a programme to hand over the prizes among the winners soon.
BFFS also formed a five-member committee for "BFFS Film Award '07" with Syed Bazle Hossain as its chairman.