11th International Children's Film Festival Bangladesh 2018

Asma

Bangladesh | 5 Min 40 Sec | Biography | 2015 | Documentary Film | Bangla

This is a story about a thirteen year old girl, Asma. She is not a normal child; she doesn't have a childhood. Neither she has friends nor she goes to school. Due to poverty and lack of opportunities, her life is limited in a Tea shop. She works day and night to increase the living standard of her family but she can't afford to go to school.

Original Language

This is a story about a thirteen year old girl, Asma. She is not a normal child; she doesn't have a childhood. Neither she has friends nor she goes to school. Due to poverty and lack of opportunities, her life is limited in a Tea shop. She works day and night to increase the living standard of her family but she can't afford to go to school.

Ms. Pooja Khati

Pooja Khati is currently a final year student studying at Asian University for Women in Chittagong, Bangladesh. Pooja, who originally hails from Nepal, is passionate about film making and photography, and is also interested in global women's issues. She aspires to be a documentary film maker and wants to showcase her messages regarding women's issues through her films.

Filmography: Thirty stories in thirty days, 2015 Asma, 2015 Friendship Without Borders, 2016 Maatir Chula, 2017

Screening Schedule

  • 31 Jan
    02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

    Sufia Kamal Auditorium

    National Museum, Shahbag

Credits and Casts

Director
Pooja Khati
Story
Pooja Khati
Script/Screenplay
Pooja Khati
Editor
Pooja Khati
Producer
Pooja Khati
Cinematographer
Pooja Khati
Leading Casts
Asma

Exhibition & Award History

First Runner Up, Girls Impact the World Film Festival