International Film Initiative of Bangladesh

Meet the Participants

IFIB proudly announces the names of two talented emerging filmmakers of Bangladesh for the Dhaka to Cannes Initiative this year. This is the second year of this initiative in collaboration with IFIB. Global Film Expression of IEFTA has invited the filmmakers to attend the Cannes Film Festival.

The following filmmakers are participating in the Industry Workshop at the Marché du Film – Festival de Cannes this year.

Rezwan Shahriar Sumit
Sumon Delwar

The selected filmmakers will make a trip to the Cannes Film Festival 2018 to participate in a workshop hosted by the Marché du Film, a unique opportunity for the filmmakers to gain access to the international film community at the Festival and Marché du Cannes, a yearly event that draws filmmakers, distributors and financiers from around the globe.The goal of the program is to connect the emerging filmmakers of Bangladesh to the world film community.


Meet the Participants – 2017