The 2nd Rajshahi International Film Fest kicked off at Lalon Shah Mukto Moncho (open stage) in Rajshahi on Friday.
The four-day-long film festival began on March 16 and will continue till March 19.
Rajshahi Film Society (RFS) organized the film festival in the city.
Language hero Abul Hussain inaugurated the second edition of the film festival.
Several National and International films will be exhibited at four different venues during the event.
Siliguri Cine Society of India and Rainbow Film Society of Bangladesh have been awarded "Jadunath Sarkar Award" for their contribution to the film industry.
Noted novelist and writer Hasan Azizul Huq will be present at the closing ceremony.