Mahde Hasan is an introspective and visually keen screenwriter and director based in Dhaka, Bangladesh. His short films I Am Time (2013) and Death of a Reader (2017) were presented at the 69th and 71st Locarno Film Festival. With Where is the Friend’s Home (2017), he came first in the #movieofmylife digital competition at the 70th Locarno Film Festival. In 2018, he participated in the Locarno Film Festival’s Open Doors Hub and received the CNC development grant for his debut feature Sand City.
2017 Death of a Reader2017 Where is the Friend's Home2013 I Am Time2012 Photographs of a School Teacher