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13-member jury board formed for ‘Nat’l Film Award-2021’

13-member jury board formed  for ‘Nat’l Film Award-2021’

The government has formed a 13-member jury board with additional secretary (film) of the Information and Broadcasting Ministry as the president and Bangladesh Film Censor Board (BFSB) vice-chairman as member secretary for awarding the National Film Award-2021, reports BSS.

The Information and Broadcasting Ministry issued a notification in this regard on Tuesday, said an official handout on Thursday.

Other jury board members are managing director of Bangladesh Film Development Corporation (BFDC), joint secretary (film) of the Information and Broadcasting Ministry, director general of Bangladesh Film Archive, Assistant Professor of Dhaka University (DU) Television, Film and Photography Department Reffat Ferdous, noted Film Director Morshedul Islam, music composer and director Maksud Jamil Mintu, noted cinematographer Pankaj Palito, noted actor Zahid Hasan, noted actress Salma Begum Sujata (Sujata Azim), noted music artiste Mohammad Nakib Uddin Khan (Nakib Khan) and Dainik Bhorer Kagoj Editor Shyamal Dutta.

According to the notification, the jury board will nominate names of individuals and films, who will be eligible for the award under different categories, by the next two months after evaluating the films released in 2021.