Azmeri Haque Badhon broke the news on Instagram
Director Abdullah Mohammad Saad’s second feature “Rehana Maryam Noor” has been selected at the Debate section of the 2021 BFI London Film Festival.
The lead actor, Azmeri Haque Badhon broke the news on her Instagram handle. The 65th BFI London Film Festival will take place in person and online across the United Kingdom from October 6 to October 17.
Founded in 1957, the prestigious festival is held annually and showcases more than 300 films from all around the world.
Previously, it was selected at the “Un Certain Regard” section of the 74th Cannes Film Festival. "Rehana Mariyam Noor" is the first Bangladeshi feature and the only South Asian film to have been selected in this section.
The second Bangladeshi film ever being showcased in a competitive section of arguably the most prestigious and celebrated film showcase in the world, "Rehana Maryam Noor" has created buzz among the movie lovers and critics all over the world.