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Kumar Biswajit and Shironamhin to perform at IGCC Friday

Popular singer Kumar Biswajit and rock band Shironamhin and will perform in a musical event at the Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre in the capital’s Dhanmondi area on Friday. The musical event is organised by IGCC to mark the 44th Victory Day of Bangladesh. Kumar Biswajit, one of the most popular contemporary singers of Bangladesh, is […]

‘Concert for Kombol’ to be held on December 19.

Project Kombol has organised a concert as a part of their project of distributing blankets among the deprived and poor people living in the 32 districts of Bangladesh. “Concert for Kombol” , meaning concert for blanket, will be held at the Kalabagan field from 2pm till 11pm on December 19. Renowned bands like Aurthohin, Maqsood […]

Amar Mukti, Amar Juddho: The Tareque Masud Festival 2014

On the occasion of Tareque Masud’s 58th birthday on December 6, the second annual Tareque Masud Festival will be held on December 12 and 13 at the National Theatre Auditorium of the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in the capital. The untimely death of the celebrated film maker is mourned each year by fans and friends, but […]

Winter GIG of Shakira, Live concert in Dhaka

Shakira, the world famous Colombian singer will come to Dhaka, Bangladesh this winter in 2014 to perform in a concert. The famous German band Scorpion will also join her in this concert. Shwapan Chowdhury, the Chairman of Antar Showbiz has confirmed it on August 1, 2014.Shakira, who has been a world famous singer and dancer, […]

Warfaze to celebrate 30th anniversary

Warfaze is throwing its fans a party to celebrate three decades of making music with a mega reunion concert planned for January 2015, several singles slated to be released and more! Sheikh Monirul Alam Tipu, the band’s founding member and drummer, said to the That: “We are going to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the […]

9 bands, 5 countries on 1 platform

A rock concert titled “South Asian Rockfest” is going to take place at the Bangladesh Army Stadium on October 24, bringing together nine bands from five countries. The Colour Compound from India, Kaya from Pakistan, Albatross from Nepal and Stigmata from Sri Lanka, as well as Bangladeshi bands including Warfaze, Aurthohin, Nemesis, Arbovirus, and Shunno, […]

Arijit Singh set to rock Dhaka again

Arijit Singh is going to perform in “Arijit Sing Live in Concert” on December 5 at Jamuna Future Park. This is the second time in this year that the 27 year old singer is performing in Dhaka. The playback singer is expected to sing for two and half hours in the programme. He has multiple […]

“Jalal’er Golpo” wins ACF grant at Busan

Young director Abu Shahed Emon’s film “Jalal’er Golpo” has won the Asian Cinema Fund (ACF) of the prestigious Busan Film Festival of South Korea. The film, awaiting release, has been selected in the post-production category, and is one of the 18 non-Korean selections from 565 applicants spread across 52 Asian countries. The films selected for […]

FIlm festival has been arranged to support a cancer victim

A three day long charity film festival, titled “Dui Banglar Cholochchitro Utsab, Maa-er Jonno” commenced on June 8 at the National Museum auditorium in the capital. As part of the festival, three films from India including “Moner Manush” and “Troyodoshi,” a quartet of short films based on Tagore’s poems and “Abar Aranye” will be showcased […]

Highlights of Cannes 2014

Cannes 2014 is over, and so are the 11 non-stop nights of Champagne-infused parties that were made all the more merrier thanks to a surplus of booze and shortage of food. Unlike U.S. premieres, movie stars arrive on the Croisette ready to hang loose. Here are seven party secrets Variety uncovered: (1) Leonardo DiCaprio talked […]

IGLOO-Ruposhi Bangla organize Ice Fest

Ruposhi Bangla Hotel and Igloo are jointly organising a-10 day ice cream festival started from May 22 to May 31 at the East Wing lobby of the hotel, says a press release. This festival will feature some brand new flavors of IGLOO ice cream to add to the festivity of the event. In this connection, […]

Bangladesh Film Archive Celebriting three eras

Marking about three eras associated of Bangladesh Film Archive (BFA) the film festival seemed to be organized featuring screening process associated with basic shows on the National Art Gallery auditorium associated at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA). Ambidextrous literateur Syed Shamsul Haq inaugurated your festival about May 15. On the opening day evening (May 15), a […]

European Film Festival begins at Star Cineplex

To popularise European film among the audience of Bangladesh, a seven-day long film festival tilted European Film Festival 2014 begins at the Star Cineplex of Bashundhara City shopping mall from May 13. This is the second time the festival is taking place in Bangladesh and the European Union along with Star Cineplex organised the event. […]

Kamar and Sara to visit Cannes

Director couple Kamar Ahmed Simon and Sara Afreen is invited by Cinema Du Monde to join Cannes festival on next May. They are invited to Cannes for their next film project Shankhadhani. The director couple will stay there from may 14 to May 24. Cinema Du Monde is a France based project which supports full-length […]