How This Word Became Ours

Movie Name: Independence, How This Word Became Ours

  Direction: Shamim Al Amin

Genre: History

Duration: 25 Minutes

Shamim Al Amin is a renowned Journalist, writer, and promising Documentary maker. He studied Mass Communication and journalism at Dhaka University and achieved First Class First and was also awarded the Mosud khan Gold Award in 2000. He served in different National Television as a TV journalist in Bangladesh, Traveled to many countries due to professional work and now He is a permanent resident of the USA. In his journalistic career, he achieved many national awards and recognitions for his, reporting, writings, and other extracurriculars.

Shamim Al-Amin produced and directed a well-appreciated documentary film Songs for a Country based on the event Concert for Bangladesh at Madison Square Garden in 1971.

Recently he made a documentary film named “Shadhinota ei Shobdoti kivabe amader holo” How We Won the Word Independent based on the poem of legendary Bangladeshi poet Nirmolendu Goon. The film was produced by Diapora Inc, USA. This Documentary showcased the historical speech of the father of the nation  Bangabandhu Shekh Mujibur Rahman , Bangladesh, on March 7, 1971.