Adieu Godard, an Odia Feature Film To Premiere in North America
Bhubaneswar: Odia feature film Adieu GODARD, written and directed by Amartya Bhattacharyya will be premiered at the prestigious Mosaic International South Asian Film Festival (MISAFF) in the first week of December.
The film has been produced by Swastik Arthouse in collaboration with FilmStop Entertainment and Les Films de la Haute-Vallée.
Shot exquisitely in Odisha, the film is a socio-cultural comic tribute to the legendary French filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard. Choudhury Bikash Das portrays the main protagonist named Ananda who is addicted of watching pornography secretly with his friends in a small village. “However, they accidentally come across Godard’s film. While his friends were dissatisfied, Ananda developed an obsession with Godard’s film,” shared Amartya.
Producer Swastik Choudhury said, “I am glad that the film will now travel from Europe to North America. Am sure people will love this film. Everyone’s effort is there to be seen on the screen and this film will always be special for we pay tribute to the great filmmaker – Jean Luc Godard in our sweet way”.
Expressing his happiness, director and actor, Choudhury Bikash Das said, “I am really happy to have worked with such a wonderful team. I feel honored that this film will premiere in North America and am hopeful that it will be loved by all.”
Dipanwit Dashmohapatra, Sudharsri Madhusmita, Swastik Choudhury, Choudhury Jayaprakash Das, Shankar Basu Mallick, Abhishek Giri, Swetapadma Satpathy and Dr. Banikanta Mishra plays other important characters of the film.
The film premiered at the Moscow International Film Festival in April this year.