Mostofa Sarwar Farooki

Farooki joins 2022 Sydney Film Festival jury

The Sydney Film Festival (SFF) has announced the 2022 official competition jury, who will award the Sydney Film Prize to one of the 12 titles in the official competition, alongside the first slate of stars and filmmaker guests to attend the festival, which runs from June 8 to 19.

August 12, 2022
August 12, 2022

Farooki's ‘Saturday Afternoon’ and our obsession with image

The censor board infringes on the freedom of the artiste and the audience in equal parts.

May 31, 2022
May 31, 2022

Farooki joins 2022 Sydney Film Festival jury

The Sydney Film Festival (SFF) has announced the 2022 official competition jury, who will award the Sydney Film Prize to one of the 12 titles in the official competition, alongside the first slate of stars and filmmaker guests to attend the festival, which runs from June 8 to 19.

May 20, 2022
May 20, 2022

Farooki, Tisha, and Nawazuddin Siddiqui catch up at Cannes Film Festival

Internationally acclaimed filmmaker Mostofa Sarwar Farooki and National Film-Award winning actress Nusrat Imrose Tisha were seen with renowned Indian actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui at the 75th Cannes Film Festival.

May 17, 2022
May 17, 2022

Tisha headed to France for Cannes Film Festival

The actress will be flying tonight to attend the 75th edition of the prestigious festival in France.

June 23, 2018
June 23, 2018

“It is high time that we bring change in the industry”

Having started his career as an assistant director to Mostofa Sarwar Farooki, he went on to establish his own identity as one of

October 26, 2017
October 26, 2017

“Doob” to premiere in Kolkata today

Mostofa Sarwar Farooki's Bangladesh-India joint-production film “Doob” (“No Bed of Roses”) will premiere today at the INOX Theatre at Quest Mall in Kolkata, India.

September 6, 2017
September 6, 2017

Doob set for October 27 release

Produced by Jaaz Multimedia and Eskay movies, starring talismanic Indian actor Irrfan Khan (who is also co-producing it) in the lead and directed by Mostofa Sarwar Farooki, the film had been stuck in limbo for a long time, after a government film review committee for joint venture productions revoked its no-objection certificate of the film, a day after issuing it in February this year.

June 11, 2016
June 11, 2016

Farooki to be jury member at London's East End Film Festival

Mostofa Sarwar Farooki has been named as part of the jury at London's East End Film Festival to be held from June 23 to July 3.

March 3, 2016
March 3, 2016

Farooki's Magnum Opus

Mostofa Sarwar Farooki has been known for pushing boundaries, from his early TV plays to tele-films like “Spartacus '71”.

October 5, 2015
October 5, 2015

Farooki on APSA Jury board

Mostofa Sarwar Farooki has become the first Bangladeshi to take the juror's position at the Asia Pacific Film Awards, to be held next month in Brisbane, Australia.