Mostofa Sarwar Farooki

A leading filmmaker from Bangladeshi cinema Mr Farooki has distinguished himself with his works which often switch between a real and quasi-real world. His film Television was the Closing Film of Busan Film Festival and won several international awards including the Grand Jury Prize in Asia Pacific Screen Awards 2013. His other notable films are Ant Story, Doob: No Bed of Roses and No Land’s Man. Mostofa Sarwar Farooki is also the pioneer of an avant-garde filmmakers’ movement called ‘Chabial’.