• Film, Video
    Nīla nirjane /
    Vacation blues | Neel nirjane Catalog Record Only
    Story revolves around various shades of relationships and between various persons, mother and daughter, father and daughter, two girlfriends, and a girl and her boyfriend when they meet at a countryside resort for vacation. Film has special reference to 20th century society and culture of West Bengal, India.
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Tr̥tīẏa Mātrāẏa Mehera Āpharoja Śāona : nandita kathāsāhityika, calaccitrakāra, nāṭyanirmātā Humāẏūna Āhameda smaraṇe /
    Tritio Matray Meher Afroz Shaon Catalog Record Only
    Interview of Śāona, wife of Humāẏūna Āhameda, 1948-2012, author, dramatist, screenwriter, playwright and filmmaker from Bangladesh; chiefly on her memories about the great author; recorded from a popular talk show in Bangladeshi television channel.
    • Contributor: Śāona - Rahamāna, Jillura - Impress Audio Vision (Firm : Bangladesh)
    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video
    Chabira deśera chabi : jalaraṃ karmaśālā /
    Chobir desher chobi Catalog Record Only
    Based on a theme developed by artist Shafiqul Kabir Chandan, Bengal Foundation organized a watercolour workshop involving artists from different backgrounds. The four-day workshop was held at Bangshibari - a large airy bungalow nestled on the bank of the Bangshi river. Fifty young artists stayed there for a week and worked actively. Inspired by the surrounding greenery and water, they produced a large number ...
    • Contributor: Pallab, M. A. - Māsuma, Manirula Isalāma - Beṅgala Phāuṇḍeśana (Bangladesh)
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Subhāsha Mukhopādhyāẏa = Subhas Mukhopadhyay /
    Subhas Mukhopadhyay Catalog Record Only
    Documentary on Subhash Mukherjee, b. 1919, Bengali poet and author.
    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video
    Śveta pātharera thālā /
    Swet patharer thala | Shet patharer thala Catalog Record Only
    Music by R.D. Burman. Aparna Sen, Dipankar Dey, Indrani Halder, Bhaskar Banerjee. In Bengali. Not viewed. Sources used: videocassette container; cataloging record from OvOp field office; Internet movie database, 10/2/2002. Received: 6-30-1994 from New Delhi OvOp Office; viewing copy; LC purchase, Special Foreign Currency Program; Purchase Collection.
    • Date: 1992
  • Film, Video
    Khelāghara /
    Dollhouse Catalog Record Only
    Yakub and Mukul are two friends working as teacher. Rehana, who had been studying in Dhaka University comes to Yakub's village as a refugee and she is the sister of his friend. On his friends request, Yakub gave her shelter. Yakub decides to take refuge in an abandoned house at a corner of the village with Rehana. Locked by monsoon water and trees and ...
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    Uṛe yāẏa baka pakshī /
    Humāẏūna Āhameda-era uṛe yāẏa baka pakshī | Urey jai bok pokkhi Catalog Record Only
    Majid Miya was a very famous singer. He remains depressed as his team members get separated from the group. A researcher Hasanujjaman Hasan comes to the village to study folk songs. He meets Fazlu, a musical instrument player and Majid Miya. Majid Miya allows the researcher to stay at his house for few days. Pushpa, daughter of Majid Miya, also performs with his broken ...
    • Contributor: Āhameda, Humāẏūna - Miṇṭu, Makasuda Jāmila - G-Series (Firm)
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Bhālo theko /
    Forever yours Catalog Record Only
    The film portrays a lonely girl's life who always prioritized other's demands and sacrificed her own ones. She has an extraordinary and intimate understanding of plants and nature, and finds solace through them.
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video
    Kittanakholā
    Kittonkhola Catalog Record Only
    Love drama involving some rural folks' longing for an actress of a traveling theater group stationed at a village fair. The girl belongs to a community of gypsies living out of riverboats and performing operas at villages in the countrysides of Bangladesh.
    • Contributor: Sayeed, Abu - Chattopadhyay, Jayanto - Raśīda, Māmunura - G-Series (Firm) - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Byācelara The circle /paricālanā, Mostaphā Saroẏāra Phārukī ; [citranāṭya, Ānisula Haka].
    Circle Catalog Record Only
    Bengali motion picture.
    • Contributor: Fārukī, Mostaphā Saroẏāra.
    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video
    Uttaraṇa /
    Broken journey | Uttaran | Uttoran Catalog Record Only
    Sen Gupta, a doctor who only treats upper-class patients, is forced to confront his own moral and medical beliefs as he finds a breathless man lying on the side of a road during an unexpected stop in his journey through a village. Knowing about the meager resources for medical care, apathy, superstition, exorcism, and the quacks, the cold doctor transforms.
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video
    Beyond reflections / Catalog Record Only The film explores the social and medical ethics of trans-gender sex operations in West Bengal.
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    Close shots of collage : Documentary film on Collage Kalpa art workshop / Catalog Record Only Documentary based on Collage Kalpa art workshop, organized by Bengal Foundation, on July 2004. The sixteen participants of the Collage Kalpa (collage craftsmanship) art workshop were all painters who had mature styles and ideologies. But they all readily responded to the challenge posed by artist Monirul Islam. The theme of Collage Kalpa was to free the imagination from the shackles of ordinary thought and ...
    • Contributor: Munni, Phāhmid - Khāna, Riṃkana - Beṅgala Phāuṇḍeśana (Bangladesh)
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    The historic 7th March speech of the father of the nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman /
    Jatira pita Bangabandhu Sekha Mujibura Rahamanera aitihasika 7i Marcera bhashana Catalog Record Only
    The freedom speech of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, 1920-1975, on March 7, 1971, in which he called upon all Bengalis of then East Pakistan (i.e. today's Bangladesh) to launch a decisive struggle against the Pakistani forces.
    • Contributor: Salauddin, M. - Bangladesh. Calaccitra O Prakāśana Bibhāga.
    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video
    Natuna bodha, natuna anubhūti-- new feelings, new passions / Catalog Record Only Educational program in Bangladesh for adolescents about hormonal changes and puberty.
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video
    Humāẏūna Āhamedera Śrābana meghera dina /
    Humāẏūna Āhamedera Śrābana meghera dina | Shrabon megher din Catalog Record Only
    Kusum is a village girl who is a little bit moody in type. She loves Mati Miya, but tries to hide it sometimes. Mati is a musician. Visitors from town, grand daughters of the local zamindar, like Mati a lot. But their grandfather did not liked it. At the eng Kusum commits suicide. This movie depicts the rural society of Bangladesh and life of ...
    • Contributor: Āhameda, Humāẏūna - Miṇṭu, Makasuda Jāmila - Laser Vision (Firm : Bangladesh)
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Kalpalokera padābali /
    Kalpa | Imagings Catalog Record Only
    Documentary chiefly depicting the art exhibition of Abu Taher, born 1936, a freelance artist from Bangladesh, organized by Bengal Gallery of Fine Arts. The exhibition was organized on 27th July, 2007 at Bengal Gallery of Fine Arts and many eminent artists gave their views on the paintings of Abu Taher.
    • Date: 2011
  • Film, Video
    Ganashatru / Catalog Record Only In Bengali. Copyright: reg. unknown. Dr. Ashoke Gupta, Nishith Gupta, Maya Gupta, Indrani Cupta, Haridas Bagchi. Audience: General. Not viewed. Sources used: videocassette box; cataloging record from OvOp field office. Received: 6/30/1994 from New Delhi OvOp Office; viewing copy; purchase, Special Foreign Currency Program; LC Purchase Collection.
    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video
    Śaharakābya /
    City song Catalog Record Only
    Documentary depicting the urbanization of Dhaka city and fast growing middle class society of the city. This documentary shows a parallel story of a couple and a poet, who are inhabitant of this city. They modern thoughts are very well depicted in this documentary. This documentary indicates the chaotic change of urban middle class.
    • Contributor: Pheradausī, Śabanama - Lenin, Kamrul Ahsan - Ekāttara Miḍiẏā Limiṭeḍa (Bangladesh)
    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video
    Duryoge nārī /
    Women in disaster Catalog Record Only
    Natural disaster does not discriminate between men and women, but women are more affected in any disaster. Women are victims of discrimination in our country and it increases after each disaster. During a disaster, women's workload and responsibilities increased along with their physical and mental suffering. This documentary reveals the effects of natural disaster in women's life, of Bangladesh, based on the experiences of ...
    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video
    Strīra patra /
    Streer patra | Rabīndranāthera strīra patra | Letter from the wife Catalog Record Only
    Bengali motion picture.
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video
    Subarṇa-rekhā Catalog Record Only Story tells about a family of Hindu refugees from East Pakistan (now Bangladesh) who struggle to find a new home in West Bengal. Ishwar Chakravorty gets a job near the river Subarnarekha and goes there with his little sister Shita and Abhiram, a low-caste young boy from the refugee camp he has adopted after the boy's mother had been abducted. They hope to find ...
    • Contributor: Ghatak, Ritwikkumar - Maxtech Entertainment (Firm) - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Kabi : Bāṃlādeśera 12jana śīrsha kabira jībana o kabitā niẏe mālṭimiḍiẏā siḍi / Catalog Record Only Recitation of poems, interviews by twelve Bengali poets from Bangladesh; includes brief biographical introductions on them.
    • Date: 2001
  • Film, Video
    Dahana = Crossfire /
    Dahan | Crossfire Catalog Record Only
    Based on fact, this film depicts the events in the lives of two women after a trauma, in which one woman helps the other, attacked by some goons attempting rape. The victim was housewife in a middle class Bengali family in Kolkata, India. The film portrays the changed perception of their own familes and the society at large, both for the victim, and her ...
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Svapnera pherioẏālā /
    --And they dared to dream | Swapner feriwala Catalog Record Only
    A modern-day fable set in an urban Indian milieu. Its a symbolic story of love and friendship, of youthfulness and obsession and the young generation's fight against the religious bigotry.
    • Date: 2007