Arts & Entertainment

Bangladesh Film Festival in Delhi from April 16-18

NetIndian News Network

New Delhi, April 15, 2010

A three-day festival of films from Bangladesh will be held here from tomorrow as part of the efforts to facilitate more cultural exchange programmes between the two countries.

The event is being organised by the Directorate of Film Festivals in collaboration with the Bangladesh High Commission at the Siri Fort Auditorium II. It will be inaugurated by Minister of State for Information & Broadcasting Choudhury Mohan Jatua.

An official press release said that this was the first time that a festival of Bangladesh films was being jointly organised by the two countries.

The seven films that will be screened at the festival are: Ontorjatra, Joyjatra, Bachelor, Rupkathar Golpo, Matir Moina, Aha and Ayna.

Renowned actor-director Sarah Kabori, MP, film producer Faridur Reza Sagar, actor-director Tauquir Ahmed and actors Aupee and Shahidul Alam from Bangladesh will participate in the festival, the release added.