Patnagarh wins the prestigious Ismail Merchant Award for Best Producer and the Award for Best Background Score in the LIFFT India Filmostav International Film Festival – 2019
At the recently concluded prestigious international film festival LIFFT India Filmotsav at Lonavala Patnagarh won the Ismail Merchant Award for Best Producer which was shared by Producer Sridhar Martha and co- producers Actor Atul Kulkarni, Manoj Mishra and Padmashree Awardee Sunitha Krishnan and the Best Background Score by George Joseph.
Patnagarh an investigative crime thriller is directed by internationally acclaimed National award winning director Rajesh Touchriver.Patnagarh is the first Odia film to win this honor.
Slated to be released in the coming months Patnagarh is the most awaited Odia Film and has garnered great public support. The ensemble cast includes Atul Kulkarni, Manoj Mishra, Tanikella Bharani, Anu Chowdary, Sanju Shivram, Shiju and Pushpa Panda.
Over 250 films from 40 countries participated in the LIFFT international film festival which was attended by delegates from all over the world.