Cinemaking International Film Festival 2021, dedicated to the valiant freedom fighters marking the golden jubilee of the country’s independence, began in Dhaka on Monday.
Education Minister Dipu Moni inaugurated the 3-day film festival at the International Mother Language Institute.
Their judgment will reach the organizing committee by January 5.
The festival’s curtain was raised by premiering Md Selim Khan-directed film ‘August 1975’ and it will be concluded by screening Anjan Aich-directed film ‘Agamikal’.
On January 4, three international seminars titled- Father of Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in Bengali films, Bangladesh’s Liberation War in Films, and India’s role in Bangladesh’s Liberation War and Golden Jubilee of India-Bangladesh Friendship will be held at the festival.
On January 5, another international seminar will be held marking the birth centenary of Oscar- winning filmmaker Satyajit Ray.
Children’s art competition, recitation competition, and cultural show will also be held on Wednesday.