Hasan to attend trailer launch of Bangabandhu's biopic in Cannes
DHAKA, May 18, 2022 (BSS) - Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr Hasan
Mahmud left Dhaka for France to attend the trailer launch of the film 'Mujib:
The Making of a Nation' at the 75th Cannes Film Festival.
The trailer launch will be held on May 19 at the commercial chapter of the
March, du film at the Cannes Film Festival that began on May 17.
Hasan, also Awami League joint general secretary, Indian Information and
Broadcasting and Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Sri Anurag Sing Thakur,
director of the film Shyam Benegal, screenwriters Atul Tiwari and Shama
Jayedi and main artists and officials will attend the function.
Executive producer of the biopic and Bangladesh Film Development Corporation
(BFDC) managing director Nuzhat Yesmin, casting director of Bangladesh part
Bahar Uddin Khelon, BFDC director Md Ishan Ali Raza Bangali, deputy director
Md Saiful Islam, Arifin Shuvo as Bangabandhu, and Nusrat Imroz Tisha as
Bangabandhu's wife Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib, among others, also took part
in the festival.
The movie is expected to release this year.