Ruhul Amin

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Ruhul Amin
Native name রুহুল আমিন
Born Sylhet District, Sylhet Division, Bangladesh
Residence London, England
Nationality British
Ethnicity Bengali
Alma mater National Film and Television School
Occupation Film director
Years active 1983–present
Religion Islam
Awards Channel S Shah Abdul Karim Award

Ruhul Amin is a British film director.

Biography[edit]

In the early 1980s, Amin came to Britain with his parents from Bangladesh. While he was at school he made his first documentary-drama Prubo London.

In 1986, he made a feature film for Channel Four entitled A Kind of English.[1][2]

Amin has made 13 documentaries and experimental dramas for the BBC and Channel 4.[3]

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Notes
1983 Purbo London
Flame in My Heart
1986 A Kind of English TV film
1993 MovieWallah
1994 Rhythms
1995 Wicked Tiger
1996 Violent Earth
New Eastenders
1997 Raj Mistri
1998 Megastars
2000 We Need You TV film
Frozen Moments Short TV film
2014 Hason Raja
Scent of Earth

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mannikka, Eleanor (3 May 2007). "A Kind of English (1986)". New York: The New York Times. Retrieved 1 February 2015. 
  2. ^ Malik, Sarita (Autumn 1994). "Dr Sarita Malik (PhD)- interviews Ruhul Amin for BLACK FILM BULLETIN" (3) (2 ed.). a British film institute magazine. Retrieved 1 February 2015. 
  3. ^ Ali, Arif (1988). Third World Impact. Hansib Publications. p. 80. ISBN 978-1-870518-04-8. Retrieved 31 October 2010. 

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