Yasmine Kabir

An independent filmmaker based in Bangladesh, her  filmography includes: Death chant (1992), A day at the Embassy (1996), For Solaiman (1997), A Mothers Lament (Duhshomoy) 1999, my Migrant Soul (Porobashi Mon Amar) 2000 and Direct-Direct (music video) 2003.

Director: Shadhinota (A Certain Liberation)

Golden Conch for Best Documentary, Mumbai International Film festival, India 2004
Jury Award, Documenta Madrid, 2004
Best Documentary on the Liberation War, 5th Bangladesh Film Festival, London, 2004

A certain liberation

A certain liberation

(2003,Bangladesh, Bengali, English) Gurudasi Mondol gave herself up to madness in 1971, during the Liberation War of Bangladesh, as she watched her entire family killed, then later was imprisoned, and raped. Thirty years later, she continues to roam the streets of a small town in Bangladesh. Video Clip