Kalbela’ has started its shooting in Kushtia. The movie, directed by Saidul Anam Tutul, has received government fund for 2017-2018 fiscal year. The crew began shooting in October 7 from Khulna.
The director has stated that from Monday, they will begin shooting for ten days straight. The story of the movie has been taken from the story ‘Kalbela’ of ‘Narir Ekattor O Juddhoporadhi Kottho Kahini’ book. The book has portrayed the harshness, hardship, the torture and crimes committed against women during the 71 Liberation War. One such story is of Sanjeeda’s. The social and mental tortures faced by Sanjeeda during that time have been portrayed in the film.
The lead characters of the film are Motin and Sanjeeda which would be played by Shishir and Tahmina Othoi respectively. The movie also includes Jayanta Chattopadhyay, Lutfor Rahman George, Masum Bashar, Mili Bashar, Zulfiquer Chanchal, Kohinoor, Tanvir Masud, Sayka Ahmed, Nosher Ashraf, Sumon Ahmed Babu and many others. The film is being produced by ‘Akar’ production house.