Bhubaneswar: Inspired by Chief Minister of Odisha Shri.Naveen Patnaik’s appeal to film-makers in Odisha to document the work of great literates of Odisha and Odiya literature- Eminent National Award winning film-maker Akshay Kumar Parija announced making four powerful documentaries. The great personalities involved are “Kabi Samrat Upendra Bhjanja, Prakruti Kabi Gangadhar Meher, Byasa Kabi Fakir Mohan Senapati and Ati Badi Jagannath Das.”
“There are innumerable legends in the field of literature in Odisha. This initiative is our first step towards a big leap forwards”,said Akshay Parija. The documentaries will be released on” UTKAL DIVAS” – 1st April’ 2018.
The projects are conceived and will be directed by another great Odiya Film personality Shri. Nilamadhab Panda, a Padmashree Awardee himself.
Panda and Parija’s combined had recently made the world’s first path breaking feature film “KADWI HAWA” on Global Warming and Climatic change. This film won National Award and has been into over 11 international film festivals by now. Both of their Docu-film “PAIKA BIDROHA” is complete and awaiting a release…