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