Third Person Singular Number
Third Person Singular Number (Bengali: থার্ড পারসন সিঙ্গুলার নাম্বার) is a 2009 Bangladeshi drama film directed by Mostofa Sarwar Farooki and written jointly by Mostofa Sarwar Farooki and Anisul Hoque. It stars actors Mosharraf Karim, Nusrat Imrose Tisha, Abul Hayat and musician Topu.
|Third Person Singular Number|
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|Directed by||Mostofa Sarwar Farooki|
|Music by||Rezaul K. Leemon|
|Edited by||Titash Shaha|
|Distributed by||Impress Telefilm Limited|
|11 December 2009|
The movie was inspired by the book, Tin Parber Jibon O Kichhu Bastab Case Study, by Syed Manzoorul Islam. The script was written jointly by Anisul Haque and Mostofa Sarwar Farooki. Nusrat Imrose Tisha made her debut in the movie. Arpana Gosh made her debut in the movie. Third Person Singular Number was produced by Impress Telefilms.
The film initially had trouble getting approval from Bangladesh Film Censor Board. It premiered in Star Cineplex, Dhaka on 10 December 2009. The film premiered at the Pusan International Film Festival 2009. It then went on to compete in Abu Dhabi Film Festival. Third Person Singular Number had its European premier at the Rotterdam IFF 2010. It traveled to festivals and received the best director award in Dhaka International Film Festival 2010. It was Bangladesh's official entry to the 83rd Oscar's foreign film category but didn't make the final shortlist.
Variety wrote that "Third Person Singular Number is a thoroughly modern, stylistically assured story of a young woman ... combining an indie sensibility with sub continental elements." Bangladeshi film critic Saif Samir criticized it and gave 2.5 out of 5 stars.
|Ciromonies||Year||Category||Recipients and nominees||Result||Ref.(s)|
|Meril-Prothom Alo Awards||2010||Critics Choice Award for Best Film||Impress Telefilm Limited - Faridur Reza Sagar||Won|||
|Critics Choice Award for Best Film Director||Mostofa Sarwar Farooki||Won|
|Best Film Actress||Nusrat Imrose Tisha||Nominated|
|Critics Choice Award for Best Film Actress||Won|
|Best Male Singer||Habib Wahid - "Dwidha"||Won|
|Best Female Singer||Nazmun Munira Nancy - "Dwidha"||Won|
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