It’s imperative we support our local films: Dilruba Doyel

DailyStar || Shining BD

Published: 5/12/2024 7:02:57 AM

Today marks the release of Ahmed Humayun's directorial film "Potu". The movie stars Dilruba Doyel, who portrays the character of Jomela.


While describing the nature of her role in a conversation with The Daily Star, Doyel shared, "Jomela is a person who gets destroyed as people misuse her. Playing her character was a completely new experience for me. I want to thank the director for selecting me for this character."

Doyel then urged the audience to go to theatres and watch the film. "It is very important that we support our local films, I would request the audience to keep this culture alive."

The shooting of the film was done in Rajshahi's char area. It showcases a plot revolving around the border area. The film also contains several scenes shot in Charkhanpur area. "Around 500 people participated in the shooting of this project," she informed.

Doyel has also been part of a film titled "Nishshobde," directed by Shahriar. The actress revealed that 90 percent of the filming for the project has already been completed.