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  • Fagun Haway, based on the 1952 movement, is smart but not flawless

    Capturing political history in film

    We at the Seba Bangla Library in Atlanta recently screened Tauquir Ahmed's Fagun Haway (In Spring Breeze). The film, based on the 1952 language movement, is a mixed bag—while it truly soars in concept and approach, its execution is flawed.

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    Fagun Hawa

    In a country where our identities are deeply rooted in our history, its influence on cinema is only inevitable. Based on the 1952 Language Movement, actor turned director Tauquir Ahmed's latest venture 'Fagun Hawa' brings forth a promising story. Lead actors, Siam and Tisha and director Tauquir indulge in an exclusive interview with Rafi Hossain, talking about their upcoming film and the scope of the Bangladeshi film industry.

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    Fagun Haway

    Based on the 1952 Language Movement, actor turned director Tauquir Ahmed's latest venture ‘Fagun Haway’ brings forth a promising story on the historic incident.

  • Tauquir Ahmed's Web-Series Biroho Uttar

    Tauquir Ahmed Spreading His Magic in Kolkata

    Tauquir Ahmed directed a web-series in Kolkata called Biroho Uttar. The project was produced by SVF Films.

  • Tauquir Ahmed's new film Phagun Hawa

    Tauquir Ahmed on 'Phagun Hawa'

    Phagun Hawa is scheduled to release on February 8. We have chosen the month of February for the release, because the film is about the 1952 Language Movement.

  • 'Haldaa' set for 14th Kazan International Muslim Film Festival

    Haldaa, directed by Tauquir Ahmed, has been well-received by the critics and audience alike since its release. This time, Haldaa is going to take part in the 14th Kazan International Muslim Film Festival, starting from tomorrow.

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    'Haldaa' heads for hat-trick

    Directed by Tauquir Ahmed, Haldaa has won many hearts in Bangladesh and beyond.

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    Komla Rocket set to launch

    Debuting director Noor Imran Mithu is on the countdown for his very first film, Komla Rocket. Based on the short stories Moulik and Cyprus by Shahaduz Zaman, Komla Rocket is a film that revolves around a ship

  • “Haldaa” out in theatres today

    After building up heavy anticipation over the past year, Tauquir Ahmed-helmed “Haldaa” will finally break free from post production dams today to reach nearly a hundred theatres across the country.

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    Tauquir Ahmed discusses Haldaa

    Acclaimed actor and film director Tauquir Ahmed makes his first appearance in Uncensored with Rafi Hossain! He talks about his experience of working on the film, his career as a director and much more!

  • Bipasha and Tauquir on their “Chemistry”

    Bipasha Hayat and Tauquir Ahmed have stood out in the Bangladesh television industry as a powerhouse couple, pairing up for roles for over 25 years. The actors first became a duo in the 1992 play “Sonali Roddur”. Off-screen, the dynamic couple continues

  • Bipasha-Tauquir join forces this Eid

    Tauquir Ahmed and Bipasha Hayat are two of the most celebrated actors of the country.

  • The Afzal-Tauquir-Bipasha trifecta

    TV director Arif Khan is bringing out the big guns this Eid, casting Afzal Hossain, Tauquir Ahmed and Bipasha Hayat for tele-film “Rupali Diner Golpo”, putting the three big names on the same screen for the first time.

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    Tauquir's - Oggatonama honoured in Italy

    Tauquir Ahmed-directed film “Oggatonama” (“The Unnamed”) has won a special jury mention at a film festival in Italy, following its premiere at the commercial Marché du Film market at this year's Cannes Film Festival.


    Tauquir Ahmed has turned 50. He spent most of his life as a performer. He has been working in the theatre for about 31 long years;and as a television actor, for 28. Being a veteran performer, Tauquir Ahmed has seen the media go through a lot of changes. Hence, we asked him about different fields, the changes they went through, the myriad problems that loom over them, and what needs to be done to resolve the issues.

  • Tauquir-Bipasha working under Abul Hayat's direction

    Celebrity couple Tauquir Ahmed and Bipasha Hayat will be seen together in single- episode television play “Sonali Danar Cheel”.

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    Tauquir set to helm new film

    Tauquir Ahmed is set to return to the director's chair after seven years, with “Oggatonama”. The actor-director's last project on the big screen was the 2007 film “Daruchini Dwip”.