Staff Reporter : Today is 1 February, the month of our mother tongue movement. A month-long book fair held at Bangla Academy from the first day to the last day of February in every years. However, this the book fair has postponed due to the covid-19. The good news during the turbulent period of the epidemic is that a screenplay by a Bangladeshi writer will be make a film in Hollywood.
Bangladesh Government’s feature film fund winning screenwriter, film director and jury member of the International Film Festivals Monjurul Islam Megh is writing screenplays for Hollywood film and Netflix.
Monjurul Islam Megh has published the information through social media and on his personal website where the well-wishers have congratulated and commented.
Monjurul Islam Megh said that now the worldwide OTT platform is triumphant. He contracted for a screenplay writing for Netflix’s web series. In addition, he received honors for the first five episodes. He will write a 30-episode screenplay for Netflix’s web series, based on the autobiographical story “Demo”sa’moss notorious” by Darren Keith Russell, a well-known Australian author published by Austin Macaulay in England. Although the first 5 episodes were written from Bangladesh, Monjurul Islam Megh will have to go to Australia to write the next 25 episodes. Darren Keith Russell once served in the Australian Army then mining companys “Demo”sa’moss notorious” stories written from Darren Keith Russell are actual Real life experiences.
Megh said that a Hollywood team would make a film based on “Demo”sa’moss notorious” by Darren Keith Russell. In the film, they drill a world record depth in the coalmines of Australia for a company called VALLEY LONGWALL INTERNATIONAL it should be gripping stuff. This film is hoped to be sponsored by VLI Drilling and Mastermyne Pty Limited, both renowned mining companys in Australia And around the world.
Manjurul Islam Megh also said that he writing a screenplay for a film by a German producer for a Hollywood film. Megh is owner of International film Distribution Company “Cinemaking” and Founder and Director of “CInemaking International Film Festival.