The winners of the Digital Cine Award 2072, organized by Chhaya Chhabi Creation was announced in a special program held in Kathmandu on December 21, 2015. In the award ceremony, the movie ‘November Rain’ bagged the most award – a total of eight awards including the best actors, best actress, best director awards.
While ‘November Rain’ became the best movie, ‘Bhimdatta’ was awarded the Critics Award and ‘Sunpani’ became the Special Film. Late actor Shree Krishna Shrestha‘s movie ‘Kohinoor’ was awarded the public choice award. Producer and film distributor Gopal Kayastha and actress Gauri Malla were awarded with Chhaya Chhabi Film Artist honor award. Film journalist Dabbu Chhetri was awarded the Chhaya Chhabi Film Journalism Award of value Rs. 7,777.
Watch Award winning movies
This is a partial list of the winners. Only the full movies available in xnepali are linked to the page to watch them:
Nepali Movie – Stupid Man
Starring – Niraj Baral, Jiwan Luitel, Riju Shrestha, Chandani Sharma etc.
Director – Diwakar Bhattrai
The movie ‘Stupid Man’ was released on October 25, 2014 and was liked by the viewers. The movie was one of the top 10 successful movies of the year 2071 BS. The music director Arjun Pokharel was awarded the Best Music Director in NEFTA Films Award, 2015. The movie produced by Suva Films features the choreography of Kabiraj Gahatraj, editing of Dirgha Khadka, right direction by Astha Maharjan and screenplay by Samipya Raj Timilsina. The movie was fully shot in Thailand.
BesLike previous years the Nepali film awards by the association of Nepali film technicians, NEFTA, was held in foreign soil. This year’s award ceremony was held in Qatar. In the ceremony held among 8,000 audience award on various categories were handed over to the winners. Winning 5 different awards, ‘Talakjung Vs. Tulke’ became the best movie this year.
Watch award winning movies:
- Watch ‘Kabaddi’ – ‘Kabaddi’ won award for being best movie by the jury and director Rambabu Gurung
- Watch ‘Jerry’ – The movie won 4 awards for cinematography, mixing, arrangement and actress, Anna Sharma.
- Watch ‘November Rain’ – The movie won two awards for Chhulthim Gurung and playback singing.
The full list of the winners are as follows:
Box Office Film Club has honored 10 movies in an event held in Nagarkot at the end of the year 2071. Like previous years, the Club has selected the most successful movies in the year. Out of the movies released on the last Friday of 2070 to the last end of 2071 top ten movies were awarded with different honors.
The movie ‘Kohinoor’ was awarded the Super Duper Bumper Block Buster movie of the year 2071. The movie ‘Nai Nabhannu La 2’ (watch ‘Nai Nabhannu La 2’ here) was awarded Super Duper Hit honor. ‘Kabaddi’ (watch ‘Kabaddi’ here) and ‘Jerryy’ (watch ‘Jerryy’ here) were awarded Hit movie honors.
Two new movies ‘Lazza’ and ‘Stupid Man’ were released on Friday, October 24 in theaters all over Nepal. The movies have tried to cash the second biggest holiday in Nepal.
The movie directed by Nawal Nepal, ‘Lazza’ features Aryan Sigdel and Shilpa Pokharel in lead role. The producer Chhabi Raj Ojha has introduced a new actress Shilpa in his movie in an attempt to replace his long time actress Rekha Thapa. Chhabi says that Shilpa is destined to be the top actress in the Nepali film industry. There are also rumors of the affair between the two.
In a press meet held in Kathmandu on May 27, the first look poster and trailer of upcoming movie, ‘Stupid Man’ were released. The movie made on social and love story is made on day-to-day life in Nepali living in Thailand. The movie is about the love story of a Burmese girl and a Nepali boy.
The movie was shot in Phuket, Thailand in which, the cast and crew had spent 45 days for the shooting. The movie produced by Niraj Baral with Bibek Shahi features Jiwan Luitel, Niraj Baral, Chandani Sharma, Riju Shrestha and Martin Khan in main roles. The movie is made on the story and direction of Diwakar Bhattarai.
A short video of the first look release:
Some film makers have utilized the festival of colors to promote their movies. The movies promoted while playing holi include ‘Fitkiree’, ‘Shree Paanch Ambare’, ‘Adhi Bato’ and ‘November Rain’.
‘Adhi Bato’ promotion by Jenisha KC and Sabin Shrestha