Bhubaneswar: The JD Centre of Art (JDCA) is organising its 6th National Short and Documentary Film Festival on Art and Artist from January 11 at the IDCOL auditorium here. The theme for this year’s festival is ‘Celebrating and Reminiscing masters’.

Other than film screening, the JDCA Film Forum also organises seminars, workshops and discussions on arts, crafts and cuisine of Odisha during the festival, said source.

It may be noted that it is the only film festival dedicated to art and artists held in collaboration with the Directorate of Film Festivals, Government of India. The other major sponsors and collaborators are the UNESCO, Odisha’s Department of Culture and Tourism and the Indian Council of Cultural Relations.

The Film Festival will continue till January 13, 2012.