Tulasi Apa film based on the life and struggles of 69-year old tribal activist Tulasi Munda to hit the theatres on May 19.
The film marks the debut of actor Barsha Nayak, who has portrayed the role of the protagonist. She was selected after auditioning around 100 actors.
The film won six awards at the Odisha State Film Awards last year including the Best Director and Best Actress.
This movie is set in the birthplace and work domain of the Padma Shri recipient and has been shot in various places of the scenic Keonjhar district of Odisha.
The film also stars Lochhani Bag, Premanjan Parida, Mamata Panda, Sujit Paikaray, Debananda Soni and Choudhury Bikas Das in major roles. Singers Subhas Das, Ira Mohanty, Pankaj Jaal, and Bulu have lent their voices to the songs composed by Pankaj Jaal.