A special screening of a movie made on a historical personality, ‘Bhimdutt’ was conducted in Kumari theater in Kathmandu on May 29, 2014. Before screening in Kathmandu, the movie was screened in USA, Hong Kong and Dadeldhura, the birth place of Bhimdutt.
Video: Review of Prachanda, Vaidya, Deuba, Bhuwan Chand and Basundhara Bhusal:
Photo – Nisha Adhikari and Sumina Ghimire watch ‘Bhimdutt’ with Sher Bahadur, Mohan Vaidya and Prachanda at Kumari theater. (photo credit Nisha)
In the special screening ceremony, former Prime Ministers Prachanda and Sher Bahadur Deuba were also present. Other political leaders include Kiran Vaidya, NarayanKaji Shrestha, Bhim Rawal and Krishna Bahadur Mahara. Notable film artists Basundhara Bhusal and Bhuwan Chand were also present in the screening. The artists of the movie Nawal Khadka, Sumina Ghimire, Nisha Adhikari and director Himgyap Lama (Tasi) were also present during the screening.
After watching the movie, most of the viewers appreciated the movie. Those who had previously heard of Bhimdutt also confirmed that the story is similar to what they have heard.