Dhyangro (The Shaman's Drum)

Dhyangro (The Shaman's Drum)

Nepal

2017

11 mins

Nepali with English Subtitles

Short

Synopsis

The film Dhyangro, adapted around the destitution of rural Nepal, is the story of an uneducated farmer whose belief that the fate of his dying son rests in the hands of god is shaken when his local shaman refuses his cries for help.

Director

Raj Kumar Rai

Raj Kumar Rai is a filmmaker based in Kathmandu, Nepal. He received his Bachelors in Film Studies from Oscar International College. From the start of his college year, he has directed 5 short films. His short film 'Heaven is Black' was recognized with a 'Special Jury Mention' in Kathmandu International Mountain Film Festival ( KIMFF).

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