Berlinale drops by Dhaka | The Daily Star
12:00 AM, September 14, 2018 / LAST MODIFIED: 06:53 PM, September 14, 2018

Berlinale drops by Dhaka

In terms of ticket sales and admissions, it holds the bragging rights for the biggest annual film festival in the world, but the Berlin International Film Festival—or Berlinale, as it is better known as—is not just about its numbers. One of the major film festivals of Europe—and the world at large—has not really seen too many ripples being made from Bangladesh, but with efforts of documentary project market Dhaka DocLab and International Film Initiatives Bangladesh (IFIB), and a little help from Goethe Institut (GI) Dhaka, at least an avenue was created for exactly that.