Haldaa is a 2017 Bangladeshi film directed by Tauquir Ahmed, based on the story written by Azad Bulbul.[2] The film's plot is based on the struggling life of the fishermen of Halda River located in Chittagong, the only natural fish breeding center in Asia. The film is narrated in local Chittagonian dialect, although the dialogues are simplified for the understanding of the general audience.[3][4][5][6]

Directed byTauquir Ahmed
Written byAzad Bulbul
Screenplay byTauquir Ahmed
Produced byH.M. Ibrahim
CinematographyEnamul Haq Sohel
Edited byAmit Debnath
Music byPintu Ghosh
Distributed byThe Abhi Kathachitra
Release date
  • 8 December 2017 (2017-12-08) (Bangladesh)[1]

Cast edit

Music edit

Musics for the film were composed by Pintu Ghosh. The lyrics were written by Ramesh Shil, Tauquir Ahmed and Pintu Ghosh.[7]

Release edit

The movie was released on 1 December 2017 in 81 theaters in Bangladesh.[2][7][8] The theatrical release poster was by Bipasha Hayat.

Awards edit

8th SAARC Film Festival 2018
  • Best Feature Film Award
  • Best Original Score
  • Best Editor
  • Best Cinematographer[9]

References edit

  1. ^ "Haldaa to hit cinemas in USA". New Age. 7 December 2017.
  2. ^ a b "'Halda' coming to cinemas December 1". The Independent. Dhaka. 1 November 2017. Archived from the original on 2017-12-03. Retrieved 2017-12-03.
  3. ^ "Haldaa:Trailer promises a touching riverine drama". The Daily Star. 7 November 2017. Retrieved 3 December 2017.
  4. ^ "Tauquir's 'Haldaa' bags Grand Prix in Italy". The Independent. Dhaka. Retrieved 2019-05-23.
  5. ^ "'Haldaa' set for 14th Kazan International Muslim Film Festival". The Daily Star. 2018-09-03. Retrieved 2019-05-23.
  6. ^ "Haldaa wins four awards at SAARC film festival". New Age. Retrieved 2019-05-23.
  7. ^ a b হলে হলে তৌকীর আহমেদের হালদা. Daily Naya Diganta (in Bengali). 1 December 2017. Archived from the original on 2017-12-01. Retrieved 2017-12-03.
  8. ^ দর্শক সাড়া পাচ্ছে ‘হালদা’. banglanews24.com (in Bengali). December 2017. Retrieved 2017-12-03.
  9. ^ PK Balachandran (2018-05-28). "Tauquir's Bangladeshi film Halda Best Feature Film at SAARC Film Festival". bdnews24.com. Retrieved 2018-05-29.

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