The shooting of the movie ‘Adventure of Sundarban’, a joint production of BongoBD with government fund will begin on March13.
The curtain-raiser of the movie will be held at Bishwo Shahitto Kendro in the capital’s Bangla Motor area today. Renowned academic Dr Muhammad Zafar Iqbal will introduce the artistes of the movie on the occasion.Based on child novel ‘Ratul er Din, Ratul er Raat’ by Dr Muhammad Zafar Iqbal, Abu Raihan Jewel has directed the movie while Zakaria Shoukhin has written its script. Popular actors Siam Ahmed and Porimoni will be seen in the key characters of the movie. The other major cast of the film include Shahidul Alam Sacchu, Azad Abul Kalam, Munira Mithu, Kochi Khandakar, Ashish Khandakar and a group of children artistes.
The shooting will take place at several spots, including, Dhaka, Mongla port, Sundarbans, and panoramic places on rivers across Chandpur and Barishal.
Sumon Sarkar is the videographer while Samurai Maruf is the art director of the movie. Dr Muhammad Zafar Iqbal has written a song for the movie.
About the movie, Mushfiqur Rahman Monju of BongoBD said, “There is now a crisis of unique plot in the Bangla movie industry. However, we are glad to be engaged in making this movie which plot written by a famous writer.”
“It is our pride to take part in making the movie as the co-producer with the government. And ‘Adventure of Sundarban’ will be a good movie,” he added.