Curtain rises on eleventh Int’l Children’s Film Fest today

Entertainment Desk, Staff Reporter, Apon Chowdhury, Dhaka Office: Curtain rises on eleventh Int’l Children’s Film Fest today, The curtain will upward thrust at the eleventh edition of the ‘International Children’s Film Festival’ today at the Shawkat Osman Auditorium of Central Public Library in the capital. With the slogan ‘Future in Frames’ (Frame Frame Agamir Swapno), Children Film Society (CFS) Bangladesh has organised the festival aimed to provide the kids a primary idea on film to create their hobbies inside the media and to apprehend its function to build focus on distinct social troubles thru leisure.

Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith will inaugurate this year’s pageant as chief visitor these days at the Public Library premises, even as Information Minister Hasanul Haque Inu could be present as unique visitor. Presided over by way of chairman of the Advisory Council Mustafa Monwar, British Council Bangladesh Country Director Barbara Wickham might be gift as visitor of honour on the programme.
The starting ceremony could be accompanied by means of the screening of the Mexican movie ‘Tesoros’ directed by way of María Novaro at 4:45pm these days. In the film Siblings Dylan and Andrea set off with their new pals on a marvelous adventure of discovery looking for long misplaced pirate loot.

The competition will display over 200 films of 58 countries created by using renowned and aspiring directors from all over the world in 6 different venues in Bangladesh. Four films might be shown every day at eleven pm, 2 pm, 4 pm and 6 pm respectively on the Central Public Library. The other venues of the competition are National Museum Shahbag, Alliance Française de Dhaka, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, British Council and Goethe Institut.

The crest, certificates and economic incentives could be provided at the same time as the 5-member jury board will select the exceptional films made through small children for the award. The award rite can be hung on the ultimate day of the competition on February 2. This year, there’s a segment titled ‘Young Bangladeshi Talent’ where children from 19 to 25 years of age will take part.

The movie festival Bangladesh is an annual weeklong movie festival held country wide, which showcases complete-length capabilities, shorts, experimental movies made for and by kids from around the sector. Beginning from these days, the pageant will run until Februray 2.

Started in 2008, the pageant is one in every of the largest film activities in Bangladesh and also the best global movie competition for kids and teenagers of the u . S . A . To expose the above facts, a press convention changed into held at the seminar room of Central Public Library recently, in which the competition consultant council chairman painter Mustafa Monwar and founder of Children’s Film Society filmmaker Morshedul Islam had been present.


Entertainment Desk,