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Amjad Hossain (14 August 1942 – 14 December 2018) was a Bangladeshi film director, actor, scriptwriter and lyricist.[1] He won the Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Director twice, for the films Golapi Ekhon Traine (1978) and Bhat De (1984).[2]

Amjad Hossain
Amjad Hossain.jpg
Born(1942-08-14)14 August 1942
Died14 December 2018(2018-12-14) (aged 76)
Bangkok, Thailand
NationalityBangladeshi
OccupationFilm director, actor, scriptwriter, lyricist

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CareerEdit

Hossain debuted his acting career in the film Tomar Amar (1961).[1] He made his directorial debut as an assistant in the film Agun Niye Khela (1967).[1]

FilmographyEdit

Year Film Notes
1967 Agun Niye Khela
1967 Julekha
1968 Balyo Bandhu
1970 Pitaputra
1980 Koshai
1973 Abar Tora Manush Ho Bachsas Award for Best Story
1976 Nayanmoni Bachsas Award for Best Dialogue
1978 Golapi Ekhon Traine Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Film
Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Dialogue
Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Script
Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Director
Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Music Director
Bachsas Award for Best Dialogue
1979 Sundori Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Lyrics
1984 Sokhinar Juddha
1984 Bhat De Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Director
Bachsas Award for Best Dialogue
1981 Janmo Theke Jolchhi Bachsas Award for Best Lyrics
1988 Hiramoti Bachsas Award for Best Director
Janmo Theke Jolchhi
Dui Poyshar Alta

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Our Talents". The Daily Star. November 5, 2004. Retrieved January 26, 2016.
  2. ^ Rashed Shawon (August 14, 2012). "চার দশকে আমাদের সেরা চলচ্চিত্রগুলো". bdnews24.com. Archived from the original on January 27, 2013. Retrieved January 26, 2016.
  3. ^ "Syed Shamsul Huq and Amjad Hossain honoured". The Daily Star. October 27, 2009. Retrieved January 26, 2016.
  4. ^ "Asad Chowdhury, Amjad Hossain and Anwara Syed Haque receive Uro Shishu Shahitya Puroshkar '08". The Daily Star. April 3, 2008. Retrieved January 26, 2016.

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