Film Gallery Inaugurated in Odisha State Museum


Bhubaneswar: On the occasion of International Day of Museum today, a Film Gallery was inaugurated at the Odisha State Museum here.

The Gallery will display a number of rare photographs related to Odia films released from 1936 to 1986, that have been collected from various production houses, film magazines and by visiting families of music directors and crew of the films.

Apart from this, photographs of prominent music directors of Odia cinema, including Akshaya Mohanty, Raghunath Panigrahi and Balakrushna Das, will also be on display.

In addition, a renovated coins gallery will also be opened that will display a collection of ancient coins belonging to 14 dynasties in India.