Lal Tip (The Red Point) is a 2012 romance film directed by Swapan Ahmed and produced by Ibne Hasan Khan under the banner of Impress Telefilm Limited. The film stars Kusum Sikder and Mamnun Hasan Emon in lead roles. The film was released worldwide on 17 February 2012.[3][4]

Lal Tip
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Directed bySwapan Ahmed
Produced by
Story by
  • Swapan Ahmed
  • Maliha Kazi
Starring
Music by
Edited byRaviranjan Mitra[1][2]
Release date
  • 17 February 2012 (2012-02-17)
Running time
123 minutes
CountryBangladesh
Language

CastEdit

  • Mamnun Hasan Emon as Arnab
  • Kusum Sikder as Nidhi
  • Benjamin Dupich as Laurent
  • Ana Levis as Leena
  • ATM Shamsuzzaman as Dada
  • Shahidul Islam as Sohel
  • Daniel Kramer
  • Deborah Newman
  • Natalie Fransasci
  • Sohail Khan

ProductionEdit

The film was produced by Faridur Reza Sagar under Impress Telefilm Limited. It was co-produced by Ibne Hasan Khan under Banani Films.

FilmingEdit

Shooting locations included Paris, Bangkok, and Dhaka. Some shots were taken in India. The cast filmed in Bangkok and Cox's Bazar, where Emon and Kusum Sikder also shot a romantic song. 50% of the shots were done in France, and the rest were done in Thailand, Bangladesh, and India.

CastingEdit

Mamnun Hasan Emon was the first to sign into the film and was under Swapon Ahmed's direction for the second time. Kusum Sikder was signed to play the female lead, as Swapon Ahmed wanted a fresh face for his movie.

SoundtrackEdit

The soundtrack was composed by Fuad al Muqtadir. Two songs, Beshe Jai and Hariye Jawa Sapne, were released with the trailer. The promo video for all the songs were released on 27 December 2011. Samsung organized the film's music launch on 25 December 2011.[5] The music was composed by Fuad al Muqtadir, Ibrar Tipu, and Arefin Rumey. Three time Academy Awards winner Morris Jar composed one song for the album.

Track listing
No.TitleSinger(s)Length
1."Veshe Jai"Upool4:23
2."Hariye Jawa Shopne"Dilshad Kona3:47
3."Vola Mon Re"James4:46
4."Dure Dure Thaka"Dilshad Kona, Kazi Shuvo5:31
5."Ai Prothibir"Syed Abdul Hadi2:40
6."Kothao Chilena Tumi"Arefin Rumey, Nazmun Munir Nancy5:35
7."Ei Shohore"Tapash5:01
8."Kothao Chilena Tumi (Reprise)"Arefin Rumey,Porshi4:29
9."Tumi Sei Meye"Swapon Ahmed3:52
10."Lal Tip"Ibrar Tipu, Nazmun Munir Nancy3:27

MarketingEdit

Samsung and Channel I announced its association with Impress Telefilm Limited for their film Lal Tip.[6][7]

ReleaseEdit

Lal Tip was released worldwide on 17 February 2012. A red carpet premiere of Lal Tip was organised by Impress Telefim on 15 February 2012.[8][9]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ সম্পাদনার টেবিলে ‘লালটিপ’. Prothom Alo (in Bengali). Retrieved 2 July 2013.
  2. ^ "Lal Tip: Love in Paris, in true Bangla style". Dhaka Courier. 23 February 2012. Retrieved 2 July 2013.
  3. ^ কাল মুক্তি পাচ্ছে লাল টিপ. Dainik Destiny (in Bengali). Retrieved 2 July 2013.
  4. ^ "Swapan Ahmed on his movie Lal Tip". New Age. 20 November 2011. Archived from the original on 6 July 2013. Retrieved 2 July 2013.
  5. ^ ‘লাল টিপ’ ছবির গান নিয়ে মিউজিক ব্লাস্ট. Manab Zamin (in Bengali). Retrieved 2 July 2013.
  6. ^ "Laltip music launched thru' concert". Daily Sun. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 2 July 2013 – via Priyo.
  7. ^ "'Lal Tip-Samsung Music Blast' held". Dhaka Mirror. 27 December 2011. Retrieved 2 July 2013.
  8. ^ "Lal Tip: highlighting Bangladeshi tradition through expatriates". New Age. 16 February 2012. Archived from the original on 6 July 2013. Retrieved 2 July 2013.
  9. ^ Hafez Ahmed (17 February 2012). "Nationwide release of Lal Tip today". Daily Sun. Archived from the original on 2 April 2015. Retrieved 2 July 2013.

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