Dhaka, Dec. 6 -- Search engine giant Google is celebrating the 62nd birth anniversary of renowned Bangladeshi filmmaker Tareque Masud with a Doodle on its homepage on Thursday.

In its doodle, the search engine giant shows an image of a hand holding a 'clay bird', created based on the filmmaker's renowned film 'The Clay Bird'.

Tareque Masud was born in Nurpur Village of Faridpur District in Bangladesh on December 6 in 1956.

Doodles are a special, temporary alteration of the company's logo, on Google's homepage, that honour notable personalities.

"The first Bangladeshi director to participate in the Oscars or to be honored at Cannes, Tareque Masud was a driving force within his country's independent film movement," Google wrote in its D...