Report by Orissa Diary correspondent; Bhubaneswar: ETV Odia, the leading Odia Channel is all set to pay tribute to the achievements of the tinsel town. ETV Odia creating a platform to recognise the accomplishments of the film fraternity, the fame won by the celluloid personalities and the entertainment that Odias across the globe experienced.
ETV is organising a grand film awards ceremony of Odia Cinema Selecting the best films released in the year 2010.
The channel truly lives up to its nomenclature and draws utmost pride in reflecting the culture, honour and art of the Utkal land. As another glorious year unfurls the channel all set to render our tribute to the Odiya film world. This the platform for the cinema lovers of Odisha who in turn would choose their film personalities for the year. Whether it is the successful film, best performance or a lifetime achievement our tryst with the celluloid continues. The bygone year hosted the maiden awards function of ETV Odia, a memorable event that won millions of hearts as charmingly as the awards were won.
Nominations are open for valuable opinions of viewers. It will be collected through SMS polling, online polling and ballot system. As ardent lovers of Odia Cinema, your patronage has been important to the industry. Now it's time you chose your favorite personalities in the aforementioned categories and provide them with inspiration through appreciation.
For SMS Voting - OFA < SMS CODE > Send to 562635
1) Best Film :
1) Tu Thile Mo Dara Kahaku FLM 01
2) To Akhire Mu FLM 02
3) Aa Lo Mora Kandhai FLM 03
4) Swayam Sidha FLM 04
5) Diwana FLM 05
2) Best Director :
1) Tu Thile Mo Dara Kahaku Dillip Panda DIR 01
2) To Akhire Mu S.K Murali Dharan DIR 02
3) Aa Lo Mora Kandhai Himashu Parija DIR 03
4) Swayam Sidha Sudhanshu Sahu DIR 04
5) Diwana Ashok Pati DIR 05