The 19th 'Dhaka International Film Festival 2021' started yesterday with the slogan 'Aesthetic Film, Thoughtful Audience, and Enlightened Society'.
The full-length music film ‘Gohiner Gaan’ will be screened at the festival today, (January 17). Visitors will be able to enjoy the film for Tk 50 at the National Library auditorium at 7 pm today.
Asif Akbar has gained fame as a musician. For the first time, he has appeared as a hero in 'Gohiner Gaan'. The Bangladhol-produced film has garnered discussion and acclaim since its release.
This time it will be shown in the 'Bangladesh Panorama' section of the film festival. Many of the film's producers, artistes and craftsmen will be present at this exhibition.
The film is made by popular fiction writer Sadat Hossain. Apart from Asif Akbar, Syed Hasan Imam, Tanzika Amin, Tama Mirza, Aman Reza, Kazi Asif Rahman, Tulna Al Harun and others have acted in different roles. Nine songs sung by Asif Akbar have been used in it. Turan Munshi has written and composed most of songs.