Hason Raja (2002 film)

Hason Raja (Bengali: হাছন রাজা; also known as Hason: The King) is a Bangladeshi Bengali film directed by Chashi Nazrul Islam and produced by actor Helal Khan.[1] This film is based on the biography of poet and philosopher of Bangladesh Hason Raja This film was released in Bangladesh, the UK and the USA on 17 August 2002[2] and won National Film Awards in best film category[3] and other six categories.[4]

Hason Raja
হাছন রাজা
Directed byChashi Nazrul Islam
Written byMomtaz Uddin Ahmed
Screenplay byShahidullah Dulal
Produced byHelal Khan
CinematographyMomtaz Uddin Ahmed
Edited byAtiqur Rahman Mollik
Music byShujeo Shyam
Distributed byHasok Production
Release date
  • 17 August 2002 (2002-08-17)
Running time
157 minutes




The music of the film was directed by Shujeo Shyam and lyrics were penned by Arkum Shah, Kala Shah, Radha Romon, and Hason Raja. Subir Nandi, Shakila Jafar, Agun, Uma Khan, Polash, Bidit Lal Das sang in this film.


Award Title Category Awardee Result
National Film Awards Best Film Helal Khan (Producer) Won
Best Actress in a Supporting Role Bobita Won
Best Music Director Shujeo Shyam Won[5]
Best Female Playback Singer Uma Khan Won
Best Screenplay Shahidullah Dulal Won
Best Art Director Uttam Guha Won
Best Makeup Rahman Won[4]

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  1. ^ জাতীয় কবিকে নিয়ে চলচ্চিত্র. Daily Amar Desh (in Bengali). 3 May 2010. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 13 October 2015.
  2. ^ "Hason Raja: the folk legend". Priyo News. 6 December 2010. Archived from the original on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 13 October 2015.
  3. ^ অভিনেতা হেলাল খান গ্রেপ্তার. bdnews24.com (in Bengali). 16 February 2015. Retrieved 13 October 2015.
  4. ^ a b "List of National award film". Bangladesh Film Archive. Archived from the original on 29 November 2014. Retrieved 13 October 2015.
  5. ^ "National film awards for 2002 and 2003 declared". The Daily Star. 24 November 2004. Retrieved 13 October 2015.

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