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, Czech Republic
   [Winner: Best Short Documentary Award]
o Tehran International Short FF, Iran
o Verín International Short FF, Spain
o Velcom International Mobile FF, Belarus
   [Winner: Grand Prix]
o IBAFF Film Festival, Spain
o Tampere Film Festival, Finland
o Intenational Short Film Week Regensburg, Germany
o Kino Pavasaris | Vilnius Film Festival, Lithuania
o Tiburon Film Festival, USA
o New York Indian Film Festival, USA
o Taiwan International Documentary Festival, Taiwan
o International Cine a la calle Short Film Festival, Colombia
o Muster Seed Film Festival, USA
o Montenegro Film Festival, Montenegro
o Festival International du Film de Nancy, France
o ACAMPADOC International Documentary Film Festival, Panamá
o Guayaquil International Film Festival, Ecuador
o Minikino Film Week, Indonesia
o Split Film Festival, Croacia
o Uppsala International Short Film Festival, Sweden
o Festival Chileno Internacional del Cortometraje de Santiago, Chile
   [Winner: Premio Documental Internacional]

o    2018 Oscar® Short Documentary Submissions


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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