Better Film
Better Viewers

Dhaka University Film Society, one of the most active organizations in Bangladesh promoting and advocating film as an art form over the last few decades by creating an audience with an eye to look beyond the celluloid.

World Film Manifestation Program (WFMP)
A moment from the "7th film workshop"
A glimpse of "Film Appreciation Workshop 2022"

Dhaka University Film Society (DUFS) is a voluntary organization at the University of Dhaka. It is registered under the Film Societies Act 2011 and a member of the Federation of Film Societies, Bangladesh (FFSB). DUFS is also registered with the Bangladesh Film Censor Board. Dhaka University Film Society (DUFS) started its journey in 1962 during the Film Society Movement. It took three decades of consistent performance and unremitting hardwork of hundreds of film enthusiasts to reach DUFS’s present glorious position.

International inter-university short film festival

Introducing the 15th edition of the International Inter-University Short Film Festival (IIUSFF).
Join us for the next three months as we discover groundbreaking cinematic wonders, presented by young filmmakers from around the world.
Save the dates and immerse yourself in a fascinating showcase of riveting short films, national and international film screenings, compelling discussions, intensive mentorship programmes, thematic digital campaigns, and much more.
Take inspiration from the intricate weaving patterns of Shital Pati, a century-old craft practiced by rural families of Bangladesh. As their skilled hands tame the defiant strands and create coherence out of clutter, so too shall this festival seek to weave a tapestry of bold and diverse youth voices from all around the world.
The Call for Entry of the 15th IIUSFF begins on August 16, 2023, and will conclude on September 30, 2023.

our activities

Film Screening

Better viewers will result in better films. To introduce movie buffs to both domestic and foreign films, several festivals and events are frequently planned.

Hands on

From idea to production, we try to give hands-on experience to young aspiring filmmakers through different workshops & courses.

film discussions

Study circles, led by notable figures, including film critics and academicians discussing different aspects of films with the interested fellows.


We always try to keep film relevant through writing and we publish two magazines yearly, "Agantuk" & "Flashback".