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Pooja

Film
Pooja is a fiction film that takes place in a village nearby the city of Dharan in eastern Nepal. The film centres around two teenagers, Pooja who comes from a Thakuri clan and a boy who comes from a Rai clan. Pooja is never treated well by her mother, as girls are not given equality in traditional...

The Rat Hunters

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The Rat Hunters is a documentary film that reflects the lifestyle of rat hunting community from South Asia called “Mushahar.” The film follows a five daylong bamboo-trading journey on ancient oxen cart in Southern plains of Nepal bordering India. The film centres on Bikon Saday, a sixty years old...

The Struggle Within

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The Struggle Within is a documentary that follows gay, lesbian, bi and transgender youths in Kathmandu as they prepare for Mr. Pink, an upcoming pageant. It follows the stories of the discrimination that the youth have faced whether it was in the Nepali Army, the Maoist Army or in their own homes.

Sherpas The True Heroes of Mount Everest

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Sherpas The True Heroes of Mount Everest focuses on the hired Sherpas of a Swiss Everest Expedition Team. Among the Sherpas is Dawa, who has accented the Everest summit thirteen times. The film heroically showcases the role of Sherpas who make it possible for the big-pocketed Western climbers to...

In Three Years

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In Three Years is an innovative documentary film that centres on the correspondence between Bikash and his father. Bikash is fourteen years old and lives with his two younger siblings, mother, grandmother and relatives in the suburbs of Kathmandu. His father lives in the US and has not returned to...

The Last Race

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Set in the beautiful valley of Manang that borders Tibet, The Last Race explores the friendship between two boys, Karma and Lakpa. Thirteen-year-old Laka was left by his parents in Manang with a drunken uncle. His dream was to join his father in America. But he wants his friend Karma to join him....

Vhando

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Vhando is a fiction short that deals with the psychological representation of the poor Bhime, who in his course of work feels his identity to be nothing except the non-living pot.

Bhedako Oon Jasto (In Search of a Song)

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A spontaneous visual documentation of an acclaimed journalist and two band members of Nepathya, a popular Nepali rock band as they trek the Himalayan region of Lantang to find the roots of a folk song called Bhedako Oon Jasto (literal translation: Like the wool of a sheep).

Daughters of Everest

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The award-winning documentary follows the first-ever all Sherpa women expedition team as they leave behind their usual household chores to climb Mount Everest. It is truly a dramatic and inspiring story.

We Corner People

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The award-winning film tells the story of a remote Tamang village that is getting a Swiss-funded trail bridge. Unfortunately the predominantly Buddhist village is rapidly converting into Christianity leading to complicated village politics.