Odia film Hello Aarsi starring Prakruti Mishra and Partha, directed by Sambit Mohanty and produced by Ajay Rautray has won the Best Odia Film award at the 65th National Film Awards, declared today.
Besides, Ollywood actress Prakruti Mishra has been selected to receive the Special Mention award at the 65th National Awards for her performance in ‘Hello Arsi.’
Reacting to the development, Mishra stated, “I am quite happy. We have done a lot of hard work for ‘Hello Arsi’ and finally got the rewards. ‘Hello, Arsi’ has won the Best Film award and the special jury award (Best Actress). I am so happy that I cannot express it in words. On this occasion, I would like to remember director Sambit Mohanty, whom we lost a couple of months back. The award has made his dreams come true.”
She also thanked Producer Ajay Routray, Cinematographer Prashant, co-actor Partha and the entire team of ‘Hello Arsi.’
Because of its simplicity and sensible storyline, the film has been highly acclaimed by critics, she added.