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Special screening of Bengali film ‘Konttho” took place at Cinepolis, Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar:23/5/19:A special screening of the much talked about Bengali film ‘Konttho’, produced by popular Odia filmmaker Akshay Parija took place at Cinepolis, Bhubaneswar on Wednesday. The film which released on 10th May is already a hit in Tollywood. It released in Bhubaneswar last Friday. The film is going to be released globally by the month of June.

Talking about the film,Akshay Parija said, “This movie is completely based on a unique concept. We have invited here art lovers, film makers, directors, actors and producers to witness the level of concept, storytelling and film making. We definitely need such revolution in film making in our Odia film industry.


”The story of Shiboprosad Mukherjee and Nandita Roy’s directorial film revolves around a successful RJ Arjun Mallik (played by Shiboprosad) whose life suddenly takes a tragic turn when he is diagnosed with Laryngeal Cancer. His whole world comes crashing down when his profession takes a setback because of his disease while his wife Pritha, played by Paoli Dam, continues working as a voice artist. Depression takes over Arjun when he sees his wife performing and his own career crashing down in front of him. Things change when Romilla, a speech therapist, played by Jaya Ahsan, starts training Arjun to speak with his Esophageal voice thus bringing a positive turn in his life.The film has been hugely appreciated by all eminent personalities present at the special screening

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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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