Rehana Maryam Noor screened at Cannes amid standing ovation

Rebel of Rehana Maryam Noor and Cannes Film Festival 2021

Introduction of Rehana Maryam Noor:

So far, the story of a rebellious woman ‘Rehana Maryam Noor’ has been understood through a few stills and synopsis. However, his protest seemed to be soft, but the opposite picture was seen in the trailer. This movie is about a stubborn and reckless woman.


The trailer of ‘Rehana Maryam Noor’ has been released as one of the pictures of the competition section of the 74th Cannes Festival on Friday. Its length is 1 minute 39 seconds.

The film, which received official selection from Bangladesh for the first time, will be screened at the festival on Wednesday. The 64th installment of the event will be screened on the previous day.


CAST: Azmeri Haque Badhon, Afia Jahin Jaima, Kazi Sami Hassan

SYNOPSIS: An assistant professor at a local medical college finds herself in a difficult position after witnessing a sexual assault where she knows both the victim and the perpetrator.

Azmeri Haque Badhon

Release date
July 7, 2021 (France)
Countries of origin: Bangladesh, Singapore, Qatar
Language: Bengali

Throughout the trailer, the name of the protesting woman, Mary, appears. After witnessing an unexpected event in college, teacher Mary’s psyche began to change. The victim then spoke out against a fellow teacher on behalf of the victim and began protesting the incident. Mary is seen to be gradually becoming stubborn. Will the infallible Mary be able to bring justice to that student from outside the so-called rules? In parallel came the fight with the girl who was the victim of harassment at school.

Rehana Maryam Noor TRAILER
Rehana Maryam Noor TRAILER

It is learned that ‘Rehana Maryam Noor’ will be screened again the next day after the first show.

Ajmeri Haque Bandhan played the title role in the film which lasted for 1 hour and 48 minutes. Other characters include Saberi Alam, Afia Zahin Jaima, Afia Tabassum Varna, Kazi Sami Hasan, Yasir Al Haq, Jopari Louis, Farzana Bithi, Jahed Chowdhury Mithu, Khushiyara Khushbu Oni, Avradit Chowdhury.

The film is scripted and edited by producer Abdullah Mohammad Saad himself.



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