Abdullah Mohammad Saad’s movie ‘Rehana Maryam Noor’ finally premiered under Un Certain Regard of Cannes Film Festival 2021. The event took place on the last Wednesday, July 7 at Bangladesh time 3:15 pm. After the premiere, the audiences of the Sal Dubusi Theater in the Cane Pale Do Festival center gave a standing ovation to Saad’s team. It is a great achievement for Saad as the first Bangladeshi filmmaker to be in the Cannes’ official selection.
Who is Abdullah Mohammad Saad? A Glimpse of His Personal Life
Abdullah Mohammad Saad was born in Chittagong in 1985. He spent his childhood in an extended family along with three elder sisters. Before his inception in the movie industry, he was a student of didactics at the Education and Research Institute of Dhaka University.
36-year-old Saad loves to be out of any exposure. Even in this era of social media, he doesn’t carry any sort of online engagement. This effect is also quite evident in his movie career.
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He prefers to get introduced by his creation over his name. He has been skipping all kinds of presence in broadcasting media ever since he started his journey in the film industry. Even after his movie getting selected in the Cannes film fest, he didn’t share any of his words until the final premiere show. Unlike everyone being desperate to be viral, his averse-to-publicity attitude is remarkable.