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Ispahani and Arif Jahan
|Occupation||Directors, writers, producers|
|Home town||Brahmanbaria Sadar Upazila, Bangladesh|
Ispahani and Arif Jahan (Bengali : ইস্পাহানী আরিফ জাহান) the duo Dhallywood film directors are known for thriller and action genres. They have their own two film production house ‘Diganta Chalachitra’ and ‘ Nakkhatra Chalachitra’. They have directed movies for many other production houses in Dhallywood and all of which were blockbusters.
M. N. Ispahani and Arif Al Ashraf are cousins originally from Brahman Baria. They both started their careers with the help of Delwar Jahan Jhantu, a renowned film Director and Producer who is also their uncle. Their brother Shafi Uddin Shafi is a famous film Director of Dhallywood films.
M. N. Ispahani and Arif Al Ashraf are cousins were brought up in Brahman Baria. They met their uncle Delwar Jahan Jhantu who used to do direct films. He advised them to first assist in film direction and hired them as his film Assistant Director. They did few films, and then Shahidul Haque Shikder helped them in directing their first film ‘Bidrohi Bodhu’ and it was a Blockbuster hit. After that their film journey began as director, then they started producing movies. The first Bengali film they produced was ‘Gulam’ with Shakib Khan, Shabnoor anddipjol in 2001. Since then, they have directed 17 movies and produced 14 movies and has distributed Blockbuster movie Purno Dairgha Prem Kahini 1, Purno Dairgha Prem Kahini 2, Warning and Faad The Trap. The duo are renowned for taking inspiration from Bollywood films and adding glamour to it.
|1995||Bidrohi Bodhu||Sabana, Alamgir, Bapparaj, Moushumi||Directional Debut|
|1996||Lat Shaheber Meye||Alamgir, Omor Sani, Moushumi||Director|
|1997||Shukher Shorgo||Sabana, Alamgir, Omor Sani, Moushumi||Director|
|1998||Amar Bou||Shakil Khan, Popy||Director|
|1998||Tumi Shundor||Omor Sani, Moushumi||Director|
|1999||Shotru Dhongsho||Shakil Khan, Elis Kanchan, Bhagyashree||Indo Bangla Joint venture with Shree Venkatesh Films|
|1999||Mustofa Bhai||Manna, Moushumi||Director|
|2000||Golam||Shakib Khan, Shabnur, Dipjal||Director & Producer|
|2001||Shikari||Shakib Khan, Rubel, Purnima, Dipjal||Director & Producer|
|2002||Nayok||Manna, Moushumi||Director & Producer|
|2003||Villain||Manna, Purnima||Director & Producer|
|2004||Amader Shontan||Razzak, Kabori, Manna, Neha||Director & Producer|
|2005||Shontrashi Munna||Manna, Moushumi||Director & Producer|
|2007||Aslam Bhai||Manna, Jona||Director|
|2007||Jomoj||Shakib Khan, Popy, Nodi||Producer|
|2007||Machine Man||Manna, Moushumi, Apu Biswas||Producer|
|2008||Matha Noshto||Manna, Nupur||Producer|
|2009||O Shathe Re||Shakib Khan, Apu Biswas||Producer|
|2008||Ek Buk Bhalobasha||Emon, Apu Biswas||Director & Producer|
|2013||Dhakar King||Shakib Khan, Apu Biswas||Producer|
|2013||Prem Prem Paglami||Bappy, Achol||Producer|
|2014||Gunda The Terrorist||Bappy, Achol, Amrita||Director & Producer|
|2018||Nayok||Bappy Chowdhury,Adhora Khan||Director|
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