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GEETI CHHAYA :Another laudable and creative initiative of Odisha ‘s Culture Department

Bhubaneswar:4/10/17:Another laudable and creative initiative of State ‘s Culture Department , armed with enthusiastic, sensible, art loving, cultured team of officials lead by Director,Amarendra Patnaik, Secretary Manoranjan Panigrahy and minister Ashok Panda, at the helm; ‘GEETI CHHAYA ‘, the event aptly titled, that encapsulated the display of rare and precious photographs, capturing interactive informal sittings of musicians, recording technicians and engineers along with singers , decades back from view of the exhibition of photographs taken during music recording and music sitting of Odia film 1950- 86.. The opening view takes place on the ground floor of the state Museum, Bhubaneswar on Wednesday 4th October 2017, starting at 11.30 am
The exhibition will run until 19th oct 2017geeti1


The concept taking the shape of an event of fort night long exhibition of these photographs with music from original soundtrack, which was inaugurated by Minister Ashok Panda today late forenoon and offered for public viewing amidst living legends of Odia film music industry, lyricists and singers, viz: Trupti Das, Pranab Patnaik, Laxmikanta Palit, Devdas Chhotray and others in an informal courteous gesture.

Intact, the creative initiative is a collaborative work of utmost sincerity in collecting the pictures , mounting the same discently and artfully with appropriate captions by Surya Deo of FJF( Film Journalists Forum)

An exhibition that merits viewing by all those who love performing Arts … Olywood song and music in their original flavour and the unseen pleasantries reinforcing the creativity of the artists…

About Editor in chief

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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