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Sreelekha’s ‘Ebong Chaad’ to be screened at 21st DIFF

‘I can’t wait to visit my roots’

Sreelekha’s ‘Ebong Chaad’ to be screened at 21st DIFF

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Tollywood actress Sreelekha Mitra’s short film ‘Ebong Chaad’ will be screened at the 21st Dhaka International Film Festival (DIFF) on January 16. The film has also been officially selected in

the fest.

The actress has already packed his bag to come to Dhaka. Posting a picture of a bag full of folded clothes on Facebook on Wednesday, Sreelekha wrote, “Packing and puffing prior to my visit to my roots Bangladesh to attend #dhakainternationalfilmfestival #myreligionoflove.” 

In addition to directing the film, the actress has also produced and acted in the movie.

The story of ‘Ebong Chaad’ revolves around the rooftops of North Kolkata. Sreelekha played the role of a middle-aged housewife in the film. Small screen actor of Kolkata Pritam Das also acted in the short film.  

The DIFF will begin on January 14. The festival will continue till January 22. A total of 220 films from 70 countries around the world will be screened at the festival.