Iranian film fest dhaka 2018
Iranian film fest dhaka 2018. A four-day Iranian film festival is underway at the National Music and
Dance Auditorium of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) in the city.
A film, ‘So Far, So Close’ was screened on the inaugural day on Saturday while two more films will be
screened from 11:00am to 1:00pm and from 3:00pm to 5:00pm every day.
Iran Cultural Centre, Dhaka and BSA jointly orgnaised the film screening, reports UNB.
Two films- ‘Maritme Silkroad’ and ‘Trac Hundred Forty Three’- are scheduled to be screened on Sunday.
‘Zero to Podium’ and ‘Once Upon a Time Love and Betrayal’ are scheduled to be screened in the same time on
5 November while ‘Today’ and ‘Rana’s Silence’ will be screened on the final day of the festival at the same time.
Besides, another five-day Iranian film show will be arranged in 3 different cities of the country from 9 November.
The five-day exhibition will be organised at Shilpakala Academy auditoriums in Chittagong,
Rajshahi and Khulna cities. The festival will continue until 13 November.
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina’s media adviser Iqbal Sobhan Chowdhury
was present at the inaugural ceremony on Saturday evening as chief guest while charge d’
Affaires of Iranian embassy in Dhaka Ebrahim Shafiei Rezvani Nejad and noted actress Lucky Enam were present as special guests.
Director, Film and Cinematography Department of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy Badrul Anam Bhuiyan presided over
the inaugural session while acting cultural counsellor of Iranian embassy Seyed Mahdi Hosseini Faegh presented the inaugural speech.
Source: UNB, Prothomalo : 4 November 2018