This Friday, three more Nepali movies are being released in theater. A historical bio-pic ‘Bhhimdutta’, a suspense thriller ‘Zhigrana’ and a social drama film ‘Punarjanma’ are releasing in theaters all over Nepal. All three movies are considered movies with potential.
The movies are targeted to different audiences. ‘Bhimdatta’ is targeted to audience interested in political issues and historical events. The movie got an ‘UA’ certificate. ‘Zhigrana’ got an ‘A’ certificate and is targeted to the viewers interested in suspense and thriller in movies. ‘Punarjanma’ is suitable for all types of audience with an ‘U’ certificate. The movie appeals to the viewers who like family drama.
The movie ‘Bhimdatta’ is a historical biopic of a revolutionary leader, Bhimdutt Pant. The movie directed by Himgyap Lama ‘Tasi’ features Nawal Nepal, Nisha Adhikari, Sumina Ghimire, Ramesh Budhathoki, Laya Sangaraula, Rabi Giri and others.
Made under Golden Eye Films, the movie is shot in the location in Western Nepal where Bhimdutt used to live. The movie features the cinematography of Bisnu Kalpit, story by Mani Thapa, and script by Shivam Adhikari. (Full profile of ‘Bhimdatta’ is available in FilmsofNepal.com)
A suspense thriller movie ‘Zhigrana’ is directed by Pasang Lama. The debut director has featured Hanna Geschewski, Shanti Giri, Jyoti Karki, Bina Pandey, Diwakar Piya, Menuka Pradhan, Nikun Shrestha, and Arun Regmi in main roles. One of the scenes in the film was considered unsuitable by the Censor Board. The film makers however think otherwise and released the clip in the internet. A red carpet premier show of the movie was also held in Kathmandu.
‘Zhigrana’ is produced under Golden Yak Entertainment, shot by cinematographer Shailendra Karki, features music of Iman Bikram Shah. The director Pasang has written the story, screenplay and produced the movie.
The movie ‘Punarjanma’ is told to be made on real events. Made on the story of a family of an army during the Maoist insurgency, the movie is a family drama. The movie directed by Sajan Shrestha features Aryan Sigdel, Keki Adhikari, Sushmita Shahi, Bijaya Lama, Gajit Bista, Mithila Sharma, Laxmi Giri and others in main roles.
The movie got an ‘U’ certificate from the Censor Board, suitable for all sort of audience.