Tag: Bangladesh

Bamboo Stories (2019) 7.8

Bamboo Stories (2019)

A group of men in North-Eastern Bangladesh are facing a dangerous mission. They are to conquer the river, with a 70 meter long raft. The ride is 300 kilometre long, always downstream. The freight: 25 000 bamboo trees. Th...

Around the World in 80 Days-1956 6.8

Around the World in 80 Days-1956

When this movie is made in 1956, one could circumnavigate the globe in a little less than two days. When Jules Verne wrote the story "Around the World in Eighty Days" in 1872, he predicted that one day man could accompli...

Poverty, Inc.-2014 7.7

Poverty, Inc.-2014

The West has positioned itself as the protagonist of the development narrative. But the results have been mixed, in some cases even catastrophic, and developing world leaders have become increasingly vocal in calling for...

Desert Riders-2011 7

Desert Riders-2011

Camel racing is a popular sport in the Middle East. In past years, thousands of young boys have been trafficked from Bangladesh, Pakistan, Mauritania and other countries to work as jockeys in the UAE under excruciating c...

Children of War-2014 6.7

Children of War-2014

Based on real events in Bangladesh, 1971. The film is about how rape and religion were used as war weaponry. The film deals with the birth of Bangladesh in 1971, focusing on the genocide and when 400,000 women were raped...

Chittagong-2012 7.2

Chittagong-2012

Set in the turbulence of the 1930s British India, a 14 year old boy, Jhunku, and his journey to find where he belongs. For the first time in Indian history, the British army is defeated by a ragtag army of schoolboys and...

Password-2019 5.2

Password-2019

Revolves around an underworld don, who loses the USB password of his Swiss bank account.::Rabbi Khan...

Prem Amar 2-2019 3.8

Prem Amar 2-2019

Prem Amar 2 is the love story of two young souls Apurba (Pujja Cherry Roy) and Joy (Adrit Roy) who meet each other in college and fall in love. Incidentally, they turn out to be neighbours as well. Thus, begins an innoce...

Bhaijaan Elo Re-2018 7.4

Bhaijaan Elo Re-2018

Separated at birth, after 28 years Bhai and Jaan grow up to be as different from each other as can be. While Bhai is outspoken and a little bit of a troublemaker a daring costume designer, Jaan is quite shy and timid. Af...