You are cordially invited to our War of Liberation Film Festival with with free entry.


A month-long film festival will be organized by Ouderland Memorial Committee in Canberra on the occasion of Independence and National Day of Bangladesh. It will be held at different locations in Canberra. Feature films and documentaries on our historic War of Liberation will be shown during the month- long film festival.

The film festival will open with the first show at the Community Hall of Bangladesh High Commission on 09 March 2008. Five other shows will be held in north and southern parts of Canberra & Queanbeyan. Time, place & name of the films of five other shows will be announced shortly.

The objective of this film festival is to honor the great freedom fighters and also to project the history of our War of Liberation to our community and to our Australian friends as well, who supported our just struggle for independence. The Ouderland Memorial Committee has a plan to hold similar programs throughout Australia.  

Name of Films for the first show on 09 March 2008:

 1.  Jiban Theke Neya, Directed by Zahir Raihan 1971.

 2.  Stop Genocide, Directed By Zahir Raihan 1971.

A number of books and photographs on our historic War of Liberation will be exhibited during the opening show. 

Date: 09.03.08

Time: 3 pm to 7 pm, Sunday

All are invited, Free Entry 

Kamrul Ahsan Khan, Convener 

Dr Kamal Uddin, Join Convener 

Ouderland Memorial Committee


Kamrul Ahsan Khan
+61 (0) 401 683 930 Mobile


For further information please contact

Message from Mirza Shamssuzzaman - Former High Commissioner to Australia
Message from LTG M.Harun Ar Rashid (rtd) - Former High Commissioner to Australia
Film Festival Photos

Canberra Australia, 11th March 2008