Farrukh Dhondy now in Dhaka18 May 2014 Entertainment Report
An internationally renowned British writer, playwright, essayist and
screenplay writer Farrukh Dhondy is now in Dhaka to join a workshop.
Dhaka Film Society is going to start the
six-day workshop on ‘Documentary
filmmaking’ and ‘Screenplay Adaptation’ from May 19. Two documentaries will be made by the participants of this workshop. Farrukh Dhondy will conduct the ‘Screenplay Adaptation’ course in the
workshop, while another British journalist Subisabahat Shah will conduct the course ‘Documentary Filmmaking.’ Farrukh Dhondy is mostly known for his best work ‘The Rising: Ballad of Mangal Pandey.’
He has a vast literary works, including books for children, textbooks and biographies, as well as plays for theatre and scripts for film and television.