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Rakib Khan: A young filmmaker

Campus Desk || risingbd.com

Published: 16:52, 28 January 2021  
Rakib Khan: A young filmmaker

Rakib Khan Akas is a well-known name in the film industry of Bangladesh. His birthplace is Harinakundu in Jhenaidah. He is a film director with his first short film Amolnama was released in May 2017. He is a short filmmaker and also a scriptwriter.

Moviyana Film Society of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy selected the film and awarded it among 26 films submitted in 2017. The society declared Amolnama as the best film. Rakib Khan Akas was also awarded as the Best Young Film Maker at a program held at the National Gallery auditorium.

He has also worked as an assistant director and scriptwriter for TV channels in numerous plays. He owned a production house named Chilekotha Productions. He made several music videos, short films, and thought-provoking films.

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