‘Iti Tomari Dhaka’, the first anthology film of the country, has been released on 15 local theatres nationwide today (Friday).
The story of the film goes through many complications and crisis of Dhaka city’s youth. It has 11 different stories of 11 young filmmakers. So, it is called the first anthology film in Bangladesh.Around 50 notable actors act in this film such as Nusrat Imrose Tisha, Fazlur Rahman Babu, Iresh Zaker, Shatabdi Wadud, Lutfor Rahman George, Tropa Mazumdar, among others, in key roles.
The film has made some successful rounds of many different international film festivals across the globe, including the 23rd Busan International Film Festival (a window of Asian Cinema Section, World premiere), Indonesia (Asian perspective section) and 9th Asian Film Festival, Pune (Official Selection), among others.
The promising young filmmakers are- Abdullah Al Noor, Golam KibriaFarooki, Krishnendu Chattopadhyay, Mahmudul Islam, MdRobiul Alam, Mir Mukarram Hossain, NuhashHumayun, Rahat Rahman, Syed Ahmed Shawki, Syed Saleh Ahmed Sobhan, and Tanvir Ahsan.
‘Iti Tomari Dhaka’ is made by the Impress Telefilm’s banner, releases on 15 theatres. These are — Star Cineplex of Bashundhara, Balaka, Modhumita, Shamoli, Silver Screen (Chottogram), Purabi (Mymensingh), Monihar (Jessore), Chandrima (Sreepur), Barsha (Joydebpur), Momo Inn (Bogra), Shankha (Khulna), Shapla (Rangpur), Rupkatha (Pabna), Modern(Dinajpur), and Bonolata (Faridpur).