Nepal government hands over identity cards (Celebrity Cards) to senior film artists

In an effort to provide so-called ‘celebrity cards’ to the Nepali film makers, Nepal government has completed the first phase of the distribution of the identity cards to some of the senior-most film makers. In an event organized in Singh Durbar on April 18, 2016 minister Sher Dhan Rai handed over film artist cards to 13 senior most film artists. Video report:

The artists who received the identity cards include: Nir Shah, Yadav Kharal, Laxminath Sharma, Uddav Poudel, Bhuwan Thapa Chand, Basundhara Bhusal, Subhadra Adhikari, Kiran Kharel, Manju Kumar Shrestha, Chetan Karki, Hariprasad Rimal, Shakuntala Sharma Guruung and Gehendra Dhimal.

 Continue reading

Aama – First Nepali Movie

aama_moviesThe first ever Nepali movie made in Nepal
Movie: Aama
Director: Hira Singh Khatri
Produced by: Department of Publicity Film Division, the Government of Nepal
Music Composer: V. Balsara (Theme song by Nati Kaji)
Starring –  Shiva Shanker, Bhuwan Thapa (Bhuwan Chand), Uttam Nepali, Indra Lal Shrestha,  Bashundhara Bhusal, Hira Singh Khatri and Hari Prasad Rimal
Release Date : 7 Oct. 1964
 Continue reading