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