Creative Director: Mohammad Ali Haider

Mohammad Ali Haider, founder member of BotTala was the Head of Live Action Film for Sesame Street Bangladesh (Nayantara Communications). He has huge experience and expertise in making documentary films. He has so far produced many documentaries on children based activities, life style, and music videos for Sisimpur Production. He Trained 30 rural adolescents to make Live Action Films by training them how to research, find out story, operate camera, record sound, edit the story etc. 45 films made by these adolescent directors were broadcast in Sisimpur (Sesame Street Bangladesh) in the national television of Bangladesh. Before joining Nayantara, he was an executive producer of Ekushey Television. He has also worked as media consultant, trainer for Save the Children Australia, UNICEF, Sesame Street Workshop USa, National Institute of Mass Communication, Bangladesh. He directed the documentary “Wishes from Bangladesh which was screened at the Berlin International Film Festival. Recently he directed a stage drama named Khona that received applause from the critics. He is also a member of Oxford Theatre Guild, Oxford, UK and a founder member of Theatre Folks, Oxford, UK. Currently, he is working with BBC Media Action, Bangladesh as Line Producer (Drama).