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‘Aam Kathaler Chhuti’ selected in Cheboksary Int’l Film Festival

Staff Correspondent
26 May 2023 00:00:00 | Update: 26 May 2023 01:39:21
‘Aam Kathaler Chhuti’ selected in Cheboksary Int’l Film Festival

Mohammad Nuruzzaman’s directorial debut, “Aam Kathaler Chhuti”, has been selected in the main competition section of the Cheboksary International Film Festival. The 16th edition of the festival will begin on Friday and will run until June 1.

The film has been titled as “Summer Holiday” for its international release.

The director himself is now in Moscow to join the 16th Cheboksary International Film Festival.

“Aam Kathaler Chhuti” is an adaptation of a short story by Shorif Uddin Shobuj. Apart from directing, Mohammad Nuruzzaman has also developed the screenplay and adaptation for the film. He also worked on the dialogue and designed the sound of the film himself.

The Russia based festival focuses on films representing the anthropology and regional identity of different countries of the world. The film has a story that will be a walk down memory lane for people who grew up in the 80s and late 90s. It will also help introduce the new generation to the beauty of nature and the importance of being in touch with local folk tales.

The shooting of the film took place at different locations in Gazipur.

The film was assisted by Juboraj Shamim, known for his directorial film, “Adim”. “Aam Kathaler Chhuti” stars Jubayer, Leon, Arif, Halima, Tanjil, Fatema, and many others.

The film premiered at the Jogja-Netpac Asian Film Festival in Indonesia last year.