‘Doob’ to compete in 39th Moscow film fest

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Moscow

MNA Culture & Entertainment Desk: Mostofa Sarwar Farooki’s film ‘Doob’ (No Bed of Roses) will compete in Russia’s 39th Moscow International Film Festival (MIFF).

The first official press conference of the 39th Moscow International Film Festival, organized at Stand Art Hotel in Moscow on 1 June, announced the names of films, including the joint venture film by Bangladesh and India, competing in the festival.

The unreleased film has been selected for competition in the main section of the festival along with 10 other films from nine countries.

Bangladesh, India, Russia, Germany, Korea, Japan, Finland, Argentina, Spain, Denmark and China have got place in the main competition category.

MIFF, Russia’s biggest and most respected film festival will run from 22 to 29 June this year.

The movie was produced by Abdul Aziz and Irrfan Khan under the banner of Jaaz Multimedia and Irrfan Khan Films.

It stars Irrfan Khan, Nusrat Imrose Tisha, Rokeya Prachy and Parno Mittra. The story builds up around the members of two families discovering the finer fabric of love when the headman of a family dies. The theme of the film is that death doesn’t always take things away, sometimes it gives back.