KALER PUTUL

Bangladesh

DISCOVERIES

Director: Aka Reza Ghalib
Year: 2017
Duration: 125′
Language: Original Version – Spanish Subtitles
Genre : Thriller

Synopsis

Ten apparent strangers arrive at a remote resort and are received by its caretaker. Instead of being received by the host at lunch, they will find out a strange message, accusing each of them to be a murderer. Furthermore, the message ends with a lapidary note: death penalty for their crimes.

Some of the guests recognize the premise due to it resembles the plot of a very famous mystery novel. Believeing the whole event as an elaborated prank they decide to leave. But the only way out of the resort was destroyed and, since that moment, murders begin. Panic, suspicion and accusations come up. Research into the past of each guest does not help. Neither does familiarity with the story, because the real events do not follow the sequence of the fiction. Will anyone survive? Or will it end the way the original narrative ended: no survivors?

Director’s Biography

Aka Reza Ghali considers himself as a film activist. Besides professionally working with reputed TV stations like BBC, Ekeushey TV, etc. he had been actively involved with the short and alternative film movement and film society movement of the country since early nineties. He is currently the Vice President of Bangladesh Short Film Forum.

Festivals and Awards

2018: Dhaka International film festival, Dhaka.
2018: Bangladesh film festival, Bangladesh.
2018: Rainbow film festival.


SCREENING

Thursday 8th Nov

23:00h

CINEMES GIRONA