about the movie

Hasina: A Daughter’s Tale, is based on the life of Sheikh Hasina, the visionary leader of Bangladesh. Starring Sheikh Hasina as herself in the title role, with her younger sister Sheikh Rehana also playing herself, the film covers the assassination of Hasina’s father, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, along with most of her family, in 1975. Set against a backdrop of one of the world’s most politically complex regions, the film is an ambitious attempt to analyse and document the persona of an iconic political figure and the struggles she had to endure…more

The Movie
premiere was held at Star Cineplex, Dhaka on Nov 15, 2018 and also the film was released at Star Cineplex on Nov 16, 2018. The trailer of the film was released on the 71st birthday of Sheikh Hasina on Sep 28, 2018.
Theme Song
Piplu Khan


Cast & Crew

Team description….

Piplu R Khan

/ Piplu R khan is one of the internationally acclaimed TV commercial makers in Bangladesh. Hasina: A Daughter’s Tale is his debut film as director. The movie is the first successful docu-drama in Bangladesh. Bangladesh’s history and traditions appear as recurrent themes in his works.

Navnita Sen

/ Navnita Sen is a freelance editor of feature film and documentary. She edited mainstream bollywood films like Ishqiya, Parinita and Duddy as well as many alternative films. Beside feature films, she edited highly acclaimed documentaries such as Bhanga Gara, Breathe and Hasina: A Daughter’s Tale. She was part of several international award winning film productions.

Debojyoti Mishra

/ Debojyoti Mishra is an Indian music director and film composer. His work in films like Chokher Bali, Bariwali, Arekti Premer Golpo and Memories in March was appreciated by audiences as well as critiques. He was the music director of ’Hasina: A Daughter’s Tale.

Sadik Ahmed

/ Sadik Ahmed is a cinematographer of film and short commercials who was trained at the National Film & Television School. Beside cinematography, he has directed a few feature films. He worked as the cinematographer of the docu-drama Hasina: A Daughter’s Tale.



Hasina: A Daughter's Tale

Produced by Radwan Siddiq & Nasrul Hamid Directed by Piplu Khan
Cinematographer Sadik Ahmed Editor Navnita Sen Music Debojyoti Mishra