Kalli (Silver Anklets)

This poignant short film is about Nani Maiya, a young housewife, who is pressured by her mother-in-law to have children. When she suddenly finds out that plans are being made for her husband to get a second wife due to her childlessness, Nani Maiya needs to make a big decision on how to ride out...


This compelling short film captures the ongoing dilemma faced by an elderly couple. Atimaley and Devi’s village is haunted by memories. When a dear friend leaves the village without saying “goodbye,” the couple has to decide whether to keep living through memories or to leave the village for good.


A 40-year-old man faces the dilemma of whether or not to re-marry after his wife's death.

Singha Durbar

This fiction film depicts mental illness caused by the socio political unease. Govinda, an activist of Maoist Party, is injured in the 10 year long Civil War. The Party Leaders fail to follow the party’s principle after they enter the Parliament. Due to the unfulfilled promises, Govinda begins his...

Maya's husk husband

This docudrama captures the heart-wrenching struggle of a married woman, Maya. After suffering through a number of miscarriages, two of her children survive past infancy. Maya’s life starts positively, progressing with her husband and family, but a sudden change in her health brings back a series...

TNFF 2017 Program

Press Release                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             March 11, 2017   For Information...

Screening for Chakka Panja with International Artists Society of Canada (INAS)

TNFF is excited to announce our co-presentation screening of SUPERHIT Nepali movie 'CHHAKKA PANJA' in collaboration with the International Artists Society of Canada (INAS). Where: Innis Town Hall, UofT, 2 Sussex Avenue, M5S 1J5
When: Saturday...

TNFF 2017 Call for Submissions

Press Release: October 24, 2016 For information in Nepal please contact:
Sangam Pulami Magar
Indigenous Film Archive
Tel: 9808353265; 9860455782 For information in Canada or outside of Nepal please contact:
Niya Adhikari...

TNFF 2016 Awards



Toronto, ON - The Seventh Annual Toronto Nepali Film Festival (TNFF) successfully concluded on March 20, 2016.  The festival took place at Innis Town Hall, University of Toronto on March 19th, 2016 and Noel Ryan Auditorium at Mississauga Central Library in...

Butte Jama

Baishakhi is a sweet little girl who lives with her grandmother in a Tajpuria village in the eastern plains of Nepal. Like some of her friends in the village, Baishaki wishes for a skirt with beautiful floral patterns.