A charity program titled ‘We will rise’ was held in Hong Kong recently. The program to help raise fund for earthquake relief was a successful and entertaining program in Hong Kong.
For the first time after returning back from the USA, actor Saroj Khanal went on a stage show in a foreign soil. He had performed with actress Karishma Manandhar in a musical titled ‘Priyasika Yaadharu’. Saroj and Sarita Giri performed in a play titled ‘Hamro Aawaz’. Actress Sushma Karki had danced in ‘himallai Dhakyo Kanchha…’
Three movies ‘Dhanda’, ‘Mokshya’ and ‘Chha Ekan Chha’ were awarded three different awards for Best Movie, Jury Award and Popular Film awards respectively. In addition to the best award, the movie ‘Dhanda’ was also awarded 4 more awards in different categories including best director and best actor award.
‘Dhanda’ writer Arpan Thapa was also awarded the Best Writer Award. Subarna Thapa won the Best Screenplay award for the script of ‘Soongava’. Deepak Raj Giri of ‘Chha Ekan Chha’ was awarded the Best Dialogue Award.
Award winning movies and their award titles are:
Dhanda – Best Writer Award, Best Makeup, Best Actor Award, Best Film Award, Best Director Award
Soongava – Best Script Award
Chha Ekan Chha – Best Dialogue, Best Background Music, Best Co-Artist (Male), Popular Film
Biteka Pal – Best dress, Best Actress Award
Moun – Best Art Direction, Best New Director
Visa Girl – Best Choreogrphy
War – Best Action Direction
Producer – Best Sound Mixing
Badhshala – Best Cinematography,
Nai Nabhannu La 2 – Best Lyrics, Best Child Artist, Best Co-Artist (Female)
Rhythm – Best Music, Best Playback Singing (Male)
Mokshya – Best Music Arranger, Jury Award
Kohi Ta Chha – Best Actor in Negative Role
Sanghuro – Best actor in Character Role, Best actress in Character Role
To participate in the film Award – NEFTA Awards 2014, artists, journalists and producers have arrived in Hong Kong to participate in the event on October 20, 2014. The Communication Minister, Minendra Rijal will be the chief guest of the award ceremony. Other artists who have arrived in Hong Kong include Rajesh Hamal, Nir Shah, Karishma Manandhar and others.
NEFTA organized a press meet in Hong Kong to announce the preparation and details of the program. In the inauguration ceremony actor Rajesh Hamal and musician Sambhujit Baskota will be in stage together.
The nominations of the Nepali film award to be held in Hong Kong, International Film Academy Award (INFA 2014), is released in a press conference held in Hotel Hayat. The award ceremony is going to be held on October 26, in Hongkong. The organizers are going to honor film producer Uddav Poudel with the Lifetime Achievement Award. He will receive Rs. 500,000 in cash and certificates in the ceremony.
Like earlier years, the Nepal Film Technician Association (NEFTA) is going to organized this year’s award in in a foreign country – Hong Kong. In a program held in Yak and Yeti Hotel, Kathmandu the top 5 nominations for the contest were announced. The nomination list was prepared by the jury after watching 60 Nepali movies.
Out of 34 different award categories there are 3 each for actor and actresses. Best and Popular categories have virtually the same artists in the nominations. The organizers had also cut a cake for the success of the award ceremony. The top 5 nomination will be squeezed to top 3 nominations in a program to be held in Pokhara in a later date.
The event, Hong Kong Nepali Dance Idol 2010, was was held in Hong Kong recently. Srijana Gurung (15) has become the second Nepali Dance Idol 2010 Hong Kong. The program was organized by FIONA HK. (April 20, 2010).
Shrijana Gurung was the first runner-up and Suku Limbu the second runner-up. The competition involved solo, double and group dances. Bhim Gurung and Shyammaya Lama were the coordinator of the event.