Mahmud Hasan Kayesh

Lecturer B



  • Name:
    Mahmud Hasan Kayesh
  • Experience: •Worked as a Chief Video Editor on November 1, 2013 to 30 December 2015 under News & Current Affairs In Asian TV (Asian Telecast Ltd.),House-60,Road-1,Block-A, Nikaton, Gulshan-1 Dhaka-1212. • Worked as an Adjunct-Faculty (from April 27, 2011 to 15 September 2015) under Department of Media and Communication in Independent University (IUB), Plot-16, Block-B, Aftabuddin Ahmed Road, Bashundhara R/A, Dhaka-1229. • Worked as an Adjunct-Faculty (from May 2010 to August, 2015) under Department of Film and Media in Stamford University Bangladesh, Shewdesshari, Dhaka. • Worked as a “National Media Trainer”(from 1stJune 2013 to 14th Octobor,2014 ) with Euroconsult Mott Macdonald’s Branch office in Bangladesh towards the “NICHE/BGD/120 Capacity Development of Broadcast Journalism through developing a sustainable programme” project ,Mehrab garden, House # NE(K) 13/A, (level 5), Road # 83, Gulshan-2, Dhaka-1212 • Worked as a Chief Video Editor on September 1 ,2012 to November 28, 2013 &a Senior Video Editor on 16 May 2010 to August 30, 2012 Under NEWS AND CURRENT AFFAIRS (NCA), In ATN NEWS LIMITED (24 Hours News Channel), Hasan Plaza, 53 Kawran Bazar C/A, Dhaka, Bangladesh. • Worked as a Senior Video Editor on 01 December 2005 to 30 June 2010 (and worked as a Video Editor From 01 December 2005 to 30th October 2008 and as a Senior Video Editor on 1st November 2008 to 30 June 2010), under NEWS AND CURRENT AFFAIRS (NCA), In One Entertainment Limited (Channel One). • Worked as a MOVIE CAMERAMAN from 15th June, 2008 to 15th January, 2009 (Six Month) in Bangladesh National Museum, Shahbag, Dhaka-1000. • Worked with ACNielsen Bangladesh Ltd. House-70, Road-15A (new), and Dhanmondi, Dhaka- 1209, as a field investigator from 1st “January, 2002 to 21 September, 2003.
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Mahmud Hasan Kayesh is an expert in Documentary and Fiction Filmmaking, Writing, Editing and Videography with 16 years’ experience. He has been working as a Lecturer in Film and Television with the Department of Media and Communication in Independent University, Bangladesh since September, 2015. Moreover, He worked with us as an adjunct Faculty from 2011-2015 in the same Department. He has a lot of practical and theoretical knowledge and expertise within the purview of Film and Television since he has worked with Channel One(TV Channel), ATN News Ltd, Asian Television Ltd, Stamford University of Bangladesh, Bangladesh National Museum. Mr. Kayesh was also served as a National Media Trainer under Euroconsult Mott Macdonald’s Branch office in Bangladesh.


He has earned two Master’s, MA In Film and Media  and MSS in Mass Communication and Journalism as well as a specialized Diploma in Theatre. In addition, He has successfully completed various training on Cinema, Camera operation, Editing and Documentary.

Academic Background

B.Sc ( National University,Bangladesh,1999); M.A. in Film & Media (Silver Medalist, Stamford University, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2007); M.A. in Mass Communication & Journalism (Rajshahi University, Rajshahi,Bangladesh,2017); Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Genocide Studies (Centre for Genocide Studies under Dhaka University, Bangladesh,Fall 2017); One year diploma in theatre (THEATRE SCHOOL under Society for Education in Theatre, Batch-13th. Session-2002-2003); Chief Video Editor (Asian Telecast Ltd 2013-2015); Chief Video Editor (ATN News Ltd, 2012-2013); Senior Video Editor (ATN News Ltd, 2010-2012); Senior Video Editor (One Entertainment Ltd, Channel One, 2005-2010); Adjunct-Faculty (Independent University, Bangladesh, 2011-2015); Adjunct-Faculty (Stamford University, Bangladesh,2010-2015); Adjunct-Faculty (Green University, Bangladesh, 2013-2015); National Media Trainer (Euroconsult Mott Macdonald’s Branch office in Bangladesh, Netherland, 2013-2014); Movie Cameraman (Bangladesh National Meseum,2008-2009); Field Investigator (ACNielsen Bangladesh Ltd 2002-2003).

Research interests Film theory & criticism; Film history (National & Global), The close analysis of film style; Film Acting; Film Pedagogy & Andragogy, War and cinema, Genocide and Cinema. Anthropology of Cinema, Style of Editing and Cinematography, Visual Story telling.

Teaching Area Film Aesthetics and criticism; film production, film editing, cinematography & Scriptwriting, close reading; film style, history and philosophy of criticism; film theory and film-philosophy , interpretation and evaluation.

Besides IUB, He is involved with different types of voluntary organization such as Bangladesh Short Film Forum, Bangladesh Documentary Council and Paribesh Theatre.


Education & Training

  • 2017

    Advance Course In Film Appreciation

    Federation of Film Societies of India (Eastern Region) and Eskay Film and Television Institute Kalkata


  • 2017


    Daffodil International Professsional Training Institute


  • 2017

    Theory of filmmaking

    Amit Patra, Film scholar, India


  • 2017

    Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Genocide Studies

    Centre for Genocide Studies under Dhaka University,Bangladesh

  • 2002-2003

    One year long Diploma in THEATRE

    Theatre School , Society for Education in Theatre

  • 2007

    M.A. in Film & Media

    Stamford University, Dhaka, Bangladesh

  • 1999

    Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

    National University, Bangladesh

  • 1997

    Higher Secondary Certificate (H.S.C.)

    Rajshahi Board, Bangladesh

  • 1994

    Secondary School Certificate (S.S.C.)

    Rajshahi Board, Bangladesh