Arpan Thapa, Saugat Malla film, Dying Candle wins an Intl Film Festival award

Nepali movie ‘Dying Candle’ has won an award at the sixth Queens World Film Festival, held in New York, USA. The movie was awarded Best Cinematography in a Feature award in the award ceremony held on March 19, 2016. The cinematographers of the movie were Rabin Acharya and Dipankar Sikder. Sikder is an Indian cinematographer.

The movie directed by Naresh Kumar KC, ‘Dying Candle’ was nominated in three categories including Best Actress In a Feature Award, Best Feature Narrative Award and Best Cinematography Award.

I wrote a profile of the movie ‘Dying Candle’ (Nibhna Lageko Diyo) earlier. One of my friends in Twitter had suggested about the movie – being impressed by the trailer, I had written the profile in September, last year. One and a half hours long movie is about the relationship between two siblings. The movie features Sirjana Subba, Lakpa Singhi Tamang, Bidhya Karki, Saugat Malla, and Arpan Thapa in leading roles.

Watch the trailers of the movie:

and promotional song:

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