With the various schemes implemented by the OFDC for promotion and growth of the film industry, the industry has taken rapid strides and the achievements in brief are as follows:

  • Establishment of Kalinga Studios with complete facilities for Indoor Shooting, Outdoor Shooting, Editing, Dubbing, Music Recording (Mono & Stereo), Mixing in 16mm, 35mm and Cinema Scope format.
  • Establishment of Prasad Kalinga Film Laboratory for processing and printing of Colour and Black & White films in 16mm, 35mm and Cinema Scope format.
  • Establishment of a video complex in Kalinga Studio for production of video films, telefilms and serials with facilities for editing, recording, dubbing and shooting.
  • Organisation of 16 numbers of Regional Film Festivals for screening of various award winning and Indian Panorama films.
  • Organisation of 9 numbers of Children’s Film Festivals in collaboration with Children Film Society of India.
  • Organisation of the 5th International Children’s Film Festival in the year 1987.
  • Organisation of 13 numbers of Foreign Film Festivals.
  • Sanction of subsidy to 216 numbers of Oriya feature films.
  • Sanction of subsidy to 34 numbers of non-Oriya feature films and subsidy to 9 numbers of documentary films.
  • Sanction of subsidy to 8 numbers of new cinema houses equivalent to ET collected for first two years.
  • Sanction of loan for construction of cinema houses to 86 numbers of entrepreneurs.
  • Sanction of Soft Loans for production of 95 numbers of Oriya feature films.
  • Sanction of Term Loan for production of 36 numbers of Oriya feature films.
  • Establishment of an office complex known as Chalachitra Bhawan to house the head quarter of the OFDC at Cuttack with a Film Archive and Pre-view Theatre.
  • Declaration of film production and cinema hall construction as industrial activities.
  • Enforcement of Compulsory screening of Oriya feature films in the Cinema Houses since 11th December 1978.
  • Opening of a regional office of the Board of Film Certification.