Today is the 91st birth anniversary of cine Journalist and filmmaker Fazlul Haque.
Pioneer of photo journalist and the editor of the country’s first cine magazine ‘Cinema, was born in 1930 in Bogra.Fazlul Haque also directed a film for children titled ‘President’, where his son Faridur Reza Sagar acted as a child artiste. He was also the spouse of noted author Rabeya Khatun.
Haque’s wife Rabeya Khatun initiated the Fazlul Haque Memorial Award in 2004 and since then Fazlul Haque Smrity Committee has been conferring the honour every year on a film director and a cine journalist.
Fazlul Haque breathed his last on October 26 in 1990.