Priya Entertainments Pvt. Ltd. Kolkata
Priya Entertainments Pvt. Ltd. (PEPL) has been in the field of entertainment for almost a decade. Dedicated to combining "Culture and Commerce", PEPL has done pioneering work in the field of entertainment.
Today, PEPL is an inseparable part of Bengal's cinema and culture. Besides direct ownership of prestigious cinema halls like PRIYA in south Kolkata, and Annapurna Multiplex/Mall (under construction) in Sonarpur(24 Parganas - South), PEPL manages many prestigious cultural complexes and multiplexes like The Star Theatre (North Kolkata), Bioscope, in Rajarhat, Gitanjali Cultural Complex in Bolpur (Shantiniketan), Krishti Cultural Complex in Memari (Burdwan), Vidyasagar Memorial Hall in Guskara (Burdwan), Satyajit Mancha in Balurghat (South Dinajpur), Balaka in Illambazar, (Birbhum), Netaji Subhash Sadan in Baidyabati.
The Company's business extends to the distribution of films as well. We had been the sole distributors for the three biggest Hollywood studios- Sony Pictures, Paramount Pictures and Walt Disney for releasing their films in Eastern India.. PEPL has also partnered with some of the big Indian production houses viz. UTV Films, NDTV Lumiere, Acropolis, Mumbai Mantra, National Film Development Corporation etc.
Under the banner of Piyali Films and Purnima Pictures, PEPL has also produced films, most of which have earned major national and international awards. "Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne", "Aranyer Dinratri", "Pratidwandi" directed by Satyajit Ray, "Chhuti" directed by Arundhati Devi, and "Hatey Bajare" directed by Tapan Sinha, are just some of the unforgettable names. PEPL has received the President's Gold Award for Best Producer, for three consecutive years