Five important Event of 2011 in Odia Cinema
1. 34 film released in this year is a record.
2. State Film Awards commenced for the year 2008, 2009 & 2010 in 2011.
3. For the first time entire shooting of Odia cinema "Mote Bohu Kari Nei Ja" was canned at Bangkong.
4. Movie Mughal of Odia Cinema, Producer Basant Nayak passes away.
5. Producer Anam Sahoo makes a record releasing four films in 2011 (Chhatire Lekhichi To Naa, Mana Mora Prajapati, Chori Chori Mana Chori and Chandini I Miss You).
Films Released during the year 2011
January: Loafer, Most Wanted, Chatire Lekhichi Tori Naa, Mana Mora Prajapati
March: Tu Mo Girlfriend, E Mana Khoje Mana Tiye
April: Mate Bohu Kari Nei Jaa, Hero – Prema Katha
May: Prem weds Priya, Anjali, Family No 1
June: Kia se dakuchi kouthi Mote, Baisi Pahache Kheliba Mina, 143 I LOVE YOU
July: Chori Chori Mana Chori
August: Chocolate, Mu Premi Mu Pagala, Kemiti E Bandhana
September: Hello Darling, Bandhan, Maa Khoje Mamata, Jianta Bhuta (2008 film but released in 2011), Dosti
October: Chandini I Miss U, Balunga Toka, Criminal
November: Tora mora katha heba chup chap, Katak - The silver city, Kichhi Katha Kichhi Mitha
December: Mane Rahib Ea Prem Kahani, Aaain Kanun
Five Hit film of 2011
Hero Eka Prem Katha,
1-4-3 I love you
Kia Se Dakuchi Keunthi Mote
Best Hit Pair of the Year: Anuvab and Varsha
Most Promising Actor: Arindam, Babusan
Most Promising Actress: Arachita and Riya Dey
Best Director: Sudhakar Basant and Ashok Pati