11.10.2012 [Daily Star Online] - The songs were already recorded by another singer but HumayunAhmed rejected the takes, claiming that the voice did not suit the sound of the Ghetus. Later, the chief assistant director Jewel Rana and music director Maksud Jamil Mintu proposed Babu as
09.10.2012 [Daily Star Online] - A three-day screening of HumayunAhmed films began yesterday at the National Music and Dance Centre Auditorium of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Dhaka. The screening will feature six films by Ahmed, two on each day. “Dui Duari” and “Aguner
09.10.2012 [Jacaranda 94.2] - Bangladesh, Pleasure Boy Komola, HumayunAhmed, director; Belgium, Our Children, Joachim Lafosse, director; Bosnia and Herzegovina, Children of Sarajevo, Aida Begic, director; Brazil, The Clown, Selton Mello, director; Bulgaria, Sneakers, Valeri
28.09.2012 [Arab Times Kuwait English Daily] - In some cases, confusion still reigns: One group in Bangladesh, for instance, has announced that the country's submission will be “Ghetuputra Kamola,” from the late director/novelist/playwright HumayunAhmed, but a competing group claims it has the
26.09.2012 [Film Business Asia] - The film mixes music, dance and boys dressed as girls and was directed by the late HumayunAhmed. Production was by Faridur Reza Sagar, managing director of Impress Telefilm. The announcement was made by Oscar Bangladesh Committee chairman
24.09.2012 [Daily Star Online] - Adapting a HumayunAhmed story “Otithi”, Zinat Hossain Juthi has written a play with the same title, which has been directed by Jewel Rana. The TV play will be aired on Channel i on October 1 at 7:50 pm, marking the channel's 14th anniversary. The plot
23.09.2012 [Daily Star Online] - Dhaka University Film Society is organising a three-day film festival, titled “Chalacchitre HumayunAhmed” (HumayunAhmed in Films), at TSC auditorium (Teachers' and Students' Centre), University of Dhaka, in memory of the recently deceased writer and
20.09.2012 [c7nema] - Assim, e apesar de a Bangladesh Federation of Film ser teoricamente a entidade máxima, esta foi dividida em dois grupos, tendo um deles já escolhido "Ghetuputra Kamola" (Pleasure boy Kamola), do falecido HumayunAhmed, como o candidato do país à
20.09.2012 [GoldDerby] - It announced Tuesday that 'Ghetuputra Kamola' ('Pleasure boy Kamola') from helmer HumayunAhmed, who died in July, was its pick for the Oscars. It is opposed by an 11-member group, led by helmer-thesp Syed Hasan Imam, which has yet to unveil its
19.09.2012 [Daily Star Online] - Bangladesh has nominated “Ghetu Putra Kamola” to compete at the Oscars in the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category. Directed by the late writer-filmmaker HumayunAhmed, the movie has been selected by the Oscar Bangladesh Committee to compete at
18.09.2012 [Daily Star Online] - "Before flying to US, late filmmaker HumayunAhmed told me if Bangladesh selects this movie for contesting Oscar, it would be an absolute pleasure for me," said Faridur Reza Sagar, managing director of Impress Telefilm Limited, the movie's producing
06.06.2012 The book is alleged to contain insulting remarks about the Prophet Mohammed and the Koran. In May Bangladesh banned a novel by popular writer HumayunAhmed for allegedly distorting how the nation's first president and ...
03.06.2012 DHAKA: Noted writer and soap-opera maker HumayunAhmed left Dhaka for New York on Saturday morning in order to continue his treatment. A Qatar Airways flight carrying the ailing writer left Hazrat Shahjalal International ...