KATHMANDU, Dec 11: The 11th edition of Kathmandu International Mountain Film Festival (KIMFF) 2013 officially opened with the world premiere of Sahara Sharma’s film ‘Indreni Khojdai Jada’ (Chasing Rainbows) at Rastriya Sabha Griha (City Hall) on Wednesday afternoon.
KIMFF 2013 began with Festival Director Ramyata Limbu introducing KIMFF as “an audio visual revolution”. Basanta Thapa, Chair of KIMFF, stated, “The opening of KIMFF 2013 coincides with THE International Mountain Day, and to mark this occasion we will be having a special screening of ‘The Epic of Everest’ on the final day.”
KATHMANDU, Dec 10: Kathmandu International Mountain Film Festival (KIMFF) 2013 officially starts today with the screening of Sahara Sharma’s ‘Indreni Khojdai Jada’ (Chasing Rainbows) at Rastriya Sabha Griha (City Hall) in Exhibition Road. Sharma’s film depicts the lives of three siblings who are living in Kathmandu to chase their dreams.
The first day of the festival will also showcase two films from the short film competition, ‘We Are All Connected’, sponsored by World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Nepal. The winners of the competition will also be announced today itself.
KATHMANDU, Dec 10: With the 11th edition of Kathmandu International Mountain Film Festival (KIMFF) round the corner, a meet was organized at 1905 Restaurant in Kantipath on Monday, bringing together some of the directors and actors of the selected films and the organizers along with media persons.
Sharing about his short movie ‘Chhora’ that is being featured in the festival, Director Subarna Thapa said that the movie speaks of a Nepali family living in France.
“The film is somehow related with my life but isn’t an autobiography” he shared.
KATHMANDU, Dec 9: The 15th Annual Tuborg Stage Image Awards is all set to take place this weekend, on December 14. The award, like every year, will honor artists who’ve proved to be the best across various music genres, the nominees of which have already been announced.
The list of nominations this year includes renowned artists like Udaya Sotang, Anju Pant, Kunti Moktan, Rejina Rimal, Ram Krishna Dhakal, Hemant Rana, Nabin K Bhattarai and Adrian Pradhan among others, chosen across various categories. A host of new upcoming artists who have shown much promise and have been highly appreciated by the Nepali audiences is also lined up for the award.