Odia Film ‘Kalira Atita’ To Have World Premiere At Prague International Film Festival

Mumbai: Filmmaker Nila Madhab Panda’s Odia film ‘Kalira Atita’ (Yesterday’s Past) will have its world premiere at the 28th Prague International Film Festival next month.

Recently, the film also entered the Oscars 2021 race under multiple categories. The film has joined the Oscars under the categories – Best Actor, Best Director, and a few other categories.

Kalira Atita revolves around story of a disillusioned young man, who has already survived a cyclone, and is yet to experience another one. It is about human fears, uncertainty of life, and human triumph over everything. The film also talks about climatic change and the effects of it in the future.

The film was earlier screened in the International Film Festival of India 2020 last month and garnered huge appreciations. Popular actor Pitobash Tripathy plays the protagonist in the film.