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  • Sanglap Group Theatre stages Shorishi on Thursday at Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy as part of the commemorative programme organised to observe Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay’s 76th death anniversary. — New Age photo

  • Chandana Majumdar renders a song at the Bengal Shilpalaya.

  • This photograph shows foreign delegates, who are attending the 13th Dhaka International Festival , mingle at the official venue of the festival at the Central Public Library in the city. A total of 35 filmmakers, scholars and organisers from different corners of the world are participating in the festival. — Ali Hossain Mintu

  • A still from Songs in Oblivion

  • Francisco Veres Machado

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Sarat Chandra’s death anniv observed

Sanglap Group Theatre stages Shorishi on Thursday at Experimental Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy as part of the commemorative programme organised to observe Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay’s 76th death anniversary. — New Age photo
Iconic litterateur Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay’s 76th death anniversary was observed through a memorial discussion and staging a theatre production based on the late writer’s novel Shorishi on Thursday at Experimental Theatre Hall of... Full story

Chandana, Kiran touch hearts of audience

Chandana Majumdar renders a song at the Bengal Shilpalaya.
Noted folk singer couple Chandana Majumdar and Kiran Chandra Roy touched the hearts of the audience with the melody of timeless songs of two great mystics Fakir Lalon Shah and Shah Abdul Karim on Wednesday at the Bengal Shilpayala in... Full story

Children section attracts schoolgoers

This photograph shows foreign delegates, who are attending the 13th Dhaka International Festival , mingle at the official venue of the festival at the Central Public Library in the city. A total of 35 filmmakers, scholars and organisers from different corners of the world are participating in the festival. — Ali Hossain Mintu
Many children in school uniforms are coming to watch films at the Shawkat Osman Auditorium of the Central Public Library where six films under the children’s section have been screening at ongoing 13th Dhaka International Film Festival. Full story

Spiritual films feature diverse issues

A still from Songs in Oblivion
Like the previous years, some interesting films dealing with diverse issues related to the religious beliefs had been screened at the spiritual section of this year’s Dhaka International Film Festival. Some of these films also glorify the love for humanity. Full story

Francisco is surprised at facilities of workshop

Francisco Veres Machado
The Portuguese film director Francisco Veres Machado is for the first time attending at the Dhaka International Film Festival. He is conducting the Dhaka Cine Workshop organised as part of the festival, in which over 30 students from Bangladesh... Full story

Artists, architect discuss urban art space

Internationally acclaimed artists Manirul Islam and Wakilur Rahman took part at a discussion session with eminent architect Kashef Chowdhury on the urban art space. The discussion session was a part of artistic intervention... Full story

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Exhibition Art exhibition Featuring paintings of Zainul Abedin and Qumrul Hasan By: National Museum Time: 10:00am to 4:30pm Date: December 22 to... Full story


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