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National Docu film festival on art and artists to begin on January 27

BHUBANESWAR(ONT Bureau) 26/1/17:The 11th National Film Festival on Art and Artists organised by the JD Centre of Art will begin in this temple city on January 27, to January29, festival will be held at the IDCOL Auditorium . It will focus on Odisha’s art and craft. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will inaugurate the three-day festival at 11 am on January 27 (Friday Minister of Tourism and Culture Ashok Chandra Panda will the guest of honour at the inaugural function, This year focus on Architecture, which is both a great art form and a form of living.
Together with the films, workshops in filmmaking with Talks by experts on the arts and crafts will be held. Many young people have enjoyed and learnt from these and expand this opportunity further over the years.

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Ashok Palit has completed his graduation from Upendranath College Soro, Balasore and post graduation from Utkal University in Odia Language and literture.. He has also carved out a niche for himself as a scribe of eminence after joining the profession in 1988. He is also an independent media production professional. He brings loads of experience to Advanced Media, Ashok Palit as a cineaste has been active in film criticism for over three decades. As a film society activist, he soared to eminence for his profound commitment to the art film appreciation and aesthetics of cinema. His mode of discourse is often erudite but always lucid and comprehensible marked by a perfect acumen so rare in the field. A film aesthete with an immense fond of critical sensibilities, he wrote about growth and development of odia cinema in New Indian Express, The Times of India, The Hindustan Times, The Asian Age and Screen. He has been working as an Editor for Cine Samaya from 2002-2004.. He had made solid contribution on cinema in many odia Dailies and weekly such as Samaj, Prajatantra, Dharatri, Samaya, Satabadi, and weekly Samaya.

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