Films, flashing lights, and stars: Cannes Film Festival concludes today

The Cannes Film Festival geared up for a bumper 75th anniversary edition with a selection of big Hollywood names, buzzy newcomers and previous Palme d’Or winners from May 17– a splashy return even as the conflict in Ukraine looms over festivities.

Achievements larger than life

Ekushey Padak awardee Raisul Islam Asad stepped into acting 50 years ago, winning 5 National Awards for his commendable screen presence. The star has been honoured for the sixth time this year, with a Lifetime Achievement Award.

Beshi Joss Customs launches their first signature guitar series

Beshi Joss Customs  recently launched their first signature series guitar, ‘KFA Lunatic Series’ of Kazi Faisal Ahmed from Artcell, who is also the first endorsed artiste for ‘Reuben Custom Guitars’ by Beshi Joss Customs.

Kala Kendra’s ‘Charcha. Charja. Uddojapon’ celebrates institutional art education of Chattogram

Celebrating 50 years of Bangladesh’s independence and institutional art education in Chattogram, Kala Kendra’s exhibition, “Charcha. Charja. Uddojapon” showcases the works of selected art graduates from Institute of Fine Arts, University of Chittagong.

Chhayanaut greets ‘Boshonto’ with colours and melody

Celebrating the arrival of Falgun, 1426, Chhayanaut arranged a colourful and joyous programme to greet Rituraj Boshonto, at their premises, recently.

‘Zainul Jonmoutshab’ begins in Mymensingh

Marking the 105th birth anniversary of Shilpacharya Zainul Abedin, Zainul Jonmoutshab, a week-long programme, will begin at Shilpacharya Zainul Abedin Sangrahashala auditorium in Mymensingh from today.

Films, flashing lights, and stars: Cannes Film Festival concludes today

The Cannes Film Festival geared up for a bumper 75th anniversary edition with a selection of big Hollywood names, buzzy newcomers and previous Palme d’Or winners from May 17– a splashy return even as the conflict in Ukraine looms over festivities.

Youth Employment: UNDP Movers summit ends with new job opportunities 

The summit brought together six private companies and 160 young participants of the Movers Programme in Bangladesh to offer them job opportunities and Master Classes on skill-sets for emerging job sectors.

Selena Gomez presents SAG Awards barefooted

Selena Gomez got on stage barefoot on Sunday’s 2022 SAG Awards, while presenting the award for outstanding performance by a female actor in a supporting role.

Achievements larger than life

Ekushey Padak awardee Raisul Islam Asad stepped into acting 50 years ago, winning 5 National Awards for his commendable screen presence. The star has been honoured for the sixth time this year, with a Lifetime Achievement Award.

‘Payer Tolay Mati Nai’ to screen in six international film festivals

After screening in the 26th Busan International Film Festival and 52nd Goa International Film Festival, the film “Payer Tolay Mati Nai” will be previewed in six international film festivals in three countries (Japan, India and Nepal).

‘Amar Bhashar Chalachchitra 1428’ kicks off at TSC

The 20th edition of ‘Amar Bhashar Chalachchitra 1428’, organised by Dhaka University Film Society (DUFS), starts today. The will take place at the TSC premises of Dhaka University and will end on February 26.

Solo exhibition ‘Ka’-Shommondhiyo [Connected Speech]’ underway at AFD

The solo art exhibition, “Ka’-Shommondhiyo [Connected Speech]” by Azizee Fawmi Khan, is underway at La Galerie, Alliance Française de Dhaka (AFD).

Laal Shobujer Mahotshob enthralls Dhaka

A festival celebrating 50 years of victory, ‘Bijoyer 50 Bochor: Laal Shobujer Mahotshob’, is ongoing at Hatirjheel Ampitheatre, featuring the best of the country’s musicians, actors, dancers and entertainers, as well as special guests.

Gems of Nazrul’s ‘Chiro Bidrohi Bir’ in the works

Celebrating the golden jubilee of our independence and a hundred years of the poem “Bidrohi”, penned by our National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam, Gems of Nazrul is set to release their 20th production, “Chiro Bidrohi Bir”, on Victory Day.

‘TIME: As We Know It’ underway at EMK Center

“TIME: As We Know It” is a group exhibition with 55 artworks of ten young artists as they explore their perceptions about time. The exhibition is currently underway at EMK Center, Dhanmondi.