KATHMANDU, July 25: Nominations for the second National Film Award, being organized by Nepal Film Development Company (NFDC), have been released. The nominations have been chosen out of 94 films released between April 14, 2013 and April 13, 2014.
Nominated in the ‘Heera’ Best Film category are ‘Jhola’, ‘Mokshya’, ‘Hostel’, ‘Mahasus’ and ‘Nai Na Bhannu La- 2’. Actresses Garima Panta and Keki Adhikari will be contesting with Priyanka Karki, Rekha Thapa and Neeta Dhungana for ‘Bhuwan’ Best Actress award. Likewise, vying for ‘Shiva’ Best Actor award are Arpan Thapa, Aryan Sigdel, Dayahang Rai, Raj Ballav Koirala and Saugat Malla.
KATHMANDU, July 23: As the trend of premiering Nepali films out of the country rises, the new film ‘Safe Landing’ joins the lot. The film will be premiered in Sydney, Australia, on two consecutive days on August 9 and 10.
The film’s main leads Niraj Baral and Jharana Bajracharya will be flying to Australia to be part of the premiere. ‘Safe Landing’ will also be screened in New Zealand, after a week, on August 17.
Kathmandu, July 23: ‘Fashionation 2014,’ a fashion show which will exhibit beautiful costumes made by using laces, beads and stones and with the use of no-stitch fabric glue, is all set to impress the fashion lovers of the town.
Today, the hall of Hotel Yak &Yeti will witness the exhibition of gorgeous outfits in three different themes – Traditional, Western, and Fusion.
KATHMANDU, July 23: Famous Nepali cine artist Sunil Thapa, who had started his acting career from a Hindi actor, has returned to Bollywood film industry yet again.
Thapa, who is known for his reel-life notoriety in Nepali film industry, this time will be seen teaching martial art skills to the Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopara in upcoming Indian biographical sports drama ‘Mary Kom’ produced by Sanjya Leela Bhansali.