‘Priyo Komla’, ‘Gontobbyo’ hit cinemas today

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19 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

‘Priyo Komla’, ‘Gontobbyo’ hit cinemas today

Apu Biswas and Bappy Chowdhury

Two bangla films ‘Priyo Komla’ and ‘Gontobbyo’ will be released in theatres today. Initially,   Impress Telefilm’s production ‘Priyo Komla’ will be released in Star Cineplex while ‘Gontobbyo’ will be released in different cinema halls, including, Star Cineplex and Blockbuster Cinemas.

Directed by Shahriar Nazim Joy, the shooting of ‘Priyo Komla’ was completed at different locations in the capital on December last year.    

Actors Bappy Chowdhury and Apu Biswas will play the lead roles in the movie. The other cast of the film includes Shohel Khan, Mala Khandakar, Sehangal Biplob and child artiste Azan.  

About the movie, Bappy Chowdhury said, “The movie ‘Priyo Komla’ has been made based on the Liberation War. I’ve played the role of a freedom fighter whose all friends who participated in the Liberation War have died. I’m still alive, but yet to be recognised as a freedom fighter.”

Director Joy said, “The film ‘Priyo Komla’ has depicted the story of Liberation War. Through the movie, the audience will see how Bangabandhu’s historic 7 March Speech inspired the young people to go to war.”   

The film ‘Priyo Komla’ will also be aired on channel i on March 26. 

On the other hand, ‘Gontobbyo’ is a feature film. The shooting of the film was completed in 2019. The shooting took place in Manikganj, the banks of Padma River and others.

Bangabandhu’s 7 March speech is the main focus of this film. Based on Shanjiban Shikder’s Pathankot ‘Koibollya’, Aronnya Polash has made the film. The film has added an urban story with unique plots.

Actors Ferdous Ahmed, Airin Sultana, Amaan Reza, Elina Shammi, Affan Mitul, Jayanta Chattopadhyay, Masum Aziz, Kazi Razu, Md.HM Himu, Kazi Shila and others will be seen acting in the movie.