For the first time in the history of the Cannes Film Festival, a stall from Bangladesh was allocated at the event’s 76th edition. The booth was booked under the name of Bangladesh Film Development Corporation (BFDC), however, from the first day till now, the stall has remained empty.
The Bangladesh Film Development Corporation (BFDC) faced criticism for its strict access regulations regarding media cameras for news gatherings. However, following widespread demands for withdrawal, the BFDC has revised its decision.
A booth was booked on the name of Bangladesh Film Development Corporation (BFDC), however, even on the second day of the festival, no one seemed to be there at the stall.
The actor was brought to the BFDC premises today at 1 pm, where he was swarmed by admirers and well-wishers.
Bangladesh will be taking its first ever stall at the Cannes International Film Festival. The information was confirmed to the media by Dr Hasan Mahmud, Minister of Information and Broadcasting and Joint General Secretary of Awami League.
The shooting of government-funded film 'Jamdani' was taking place at Bangladesh Film Development Corporation (BFDC) last week. The film stars Roshan, Shiva Ali Khan, Fazlur Rahman Babu, Shahiduzzaman Selim, and many others
While speaking to The Daily Star, the veteran director expressed his thoughts on the use of English terms in the industry.
The biennial general election of the Bangladesh Film Directors' Association is underway at BFDC. Voting has already started today from 10 am and will continue till 5 pm.
Popular actress Nipun is awaiting the court’s verdict for the post of General Secretary of the Bangladesh Film Artistes’ Association. However, she is regularly participating in various activities, on behalf of the association. Nipun also runs a beauty salon.