Interiors & Exteriors/ Documentary / No Dialogue / 8 min / 2017 / Bangladesh

Director Ashique Mostafa
Producer Rubaiyat Hossain
DOP Ashique Mostafa
Editor Md Shariful Islam


A one-take observational piece about the microcosm of Islamic practices and class segregation in Bangladesh’s capital city Dhaka. Multiplicity within a Muslim community and the passage of people through one single frame documents this society’s interiors and exteriors.


o Jihlava International Documentary FF 2017, Czech Republic
   [Winner: Best Short Documentary Award]
o Tehran International Short FF 2017, Iran
o Verín International Short FF 2017, Spain
o Velcom International Mobile FF 2018, Belarus
   [Winner: Grand Prix]
o IBAFF Film Festival 2018, Spain
o Tampere Film Festival 2018, Finland
o Intenational Short Film Week Regensburg 2018, Germany
o Kino Pavasaris | Vilnius Film Festival 2018, Lithuania
o Tiburon Film Festival 2018, USA
o New York Indian Film Festival 2018, USA
o Taiwan International Documentary Festival 2018, Taiwan
o International Cine a la calle Short Film Festival 2018, Colombia
o Muster Seed Film Festival 2018, USA
o Montenegro Film Festival 2018, Montenegro

o Festival International du Film de Nancy Aug 24-Sept 2, 2018, France
o ACAMPADOC International Documentary Film Festival Sept 6-15, 2018, Panamá
o Guayaquil International Film Festival Sept 24-30, 2018, Ecuador
o Minikino Film Week, Oct 6-13, 2018, Indonesia
o Split Film Festival Oct 4-12, 2018, Croacia
o Uppsala International Short Film Festival Oct 20-28, 2018, Sweden


FNE at Jihlava IDFF
The Independent
সাক্ষাৎকার / বণিক বার্তা

Ashique Mostafa



Ashique Mostafa, co-founder of Khona Talkies, graduated from School of Visual Arts in New York with a BFA degree in filmmaking. He has produced and distributed a few both nationally and internationally acclaimed Bangladeshi films. His short documentary film "Interiors & Exteriors" is a winner of the Short Joy - Best Short Documentary Award at Jihlava IDFF 2017. His feature-length experimental film 'Invading Privacy' is in post-production stage now.

Phulkumar, 2002
Interiors & Exteriors, 2017
Birani [Post-production]
Invading Privacy [Post Production]

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