I’m a filmmaker and artist based in Edinburgh. I work with creative documentaries, experimental films, and video installations.
2011 MA, Film Directing, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh
2001 MSc, Anthropology, Jahangirnagar University, Dhaka
2000 BSc, Anthropology, Jahangirnagar University, Dhaka
Selected one person exhibitions
2011 Bengaals Vuur (Bengal Fire), Nieuwe Oogst, Rotterdam
Selected group exhibitions
2015 Somewhere to, West End Festival, Glasgow
2015 March Mostra, British School at Rome, Rome
2011 Degree Show, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh
2002 JPS Group Show, Jahangirnagar University, Dhaka
Selected awards and residencies
2015 Creative Scotland Document24, Rome
2012 One World Media Award for Student Films (Short Listed), London
Selected Film Festivals
2013 Where is Billet?, 13th RAI Film Festival, Edinburgh
2012 Where is Billet?, 12th Int. Short & Independent Film Festival, Dhaka
2018 KunstKennis Series, Koninklijke Akademie van Wetenschappen (KNAW) & Amsterdam Research Institute of the Arts and Sciences (ARIAS), 29 March, Amsterdam
Work in Progress
2015- Koning van Bengalen, A feature documentary about an illegal immigrant selling roses in the pubs of Haarlem.
2017- Sabon Layi, a colaborative work between an artist and anthropologist about leprosy colony in a rural Nigerian village and a visiting team of Dutch surgeons performing critical operations to alter the course of people’s life.