TNFF 2015 Films

Who Will Be A Gurkha

Britain began recruiting Nepali hillmen 200 years ago, and since then the Gurkha khukuri has seen numerous wars. Of the 200,000 Gurkha soldiers who fought in the two world wars, 50,000 were killed. Throughout the centuries, Gurkha income and... Read More

The Contagious Apparitions of Dambarey Dendrite

The Contagious Apparitions of Dambarey Dendrite is a trippy but an innovative short film. Dambarey lives on the streets and among the piles of disposed waste of Kathmandu. In constant hallucination from sniffing glue, Dambarey turns invincible to... Read More


Savitri is a young middle class woman in Kathmandu with a mundane job of 'typist' in a banal government office environment. Restless with her monotonous life, her relationship with her jobless husband starts falling apart. Read More
Red Monsoon

Red Monsoon

Red Monsoon is a domestic drama that revolves around the lives of characters based in and around Lalitpur in Nepal. The film brings to screen the tangible and intangible effects that the existing hierarchical and patriarchal society might have on... Read More


This short documentary is an intimate portrayal of Pawan, a young and energetic boy. Pawan has migrated with his parents to the United Kingdom from a rural area in Nepal. He reminisces the life he left behind and assimilates in his new environment.

Kyar Kyar Pankha

Kyar Kyar Pankha (translated as the squeaking table fan) beautifully uses the squeaking fan as a metaphor for the life of Sampat, who works in an electronic repair shop in the metropolis of Kathmandu.