Nepali Film – Kancha Starring – Rajesh Hamal, Karishma Manandhar, Jal Shah, Subhadra Adhikari, Laxmi Shrestha, Rama Thapaliya, Kiran KC, Gopal Bhutani, Hiuwala Gautam etc. Director – Surya Bohara
Kancha is the first presentation of Shivapuri Films by Diamond Singh Malla. The director, Surya Bohara had written the story script and the dialogue of the movie. The movie featuring Karishma, Jal Shah was one of the hit movies of the time. After a long gap, Surya Bohara had produced ‘Mutu’ and ‘Thuli’ in the year 2014.
This xNepali movie features superstar of the Nepali film industry, Rajesh Hamal, with one of his most liked online-couple, Karishma Manandhar. Rajesh Hamal and Jal Shah is another most liked couple at that time. Both Karishma and Jal went to USA and didn’t return back for a while. Although Karishma returned back to restart acting, Jal is still in the USA. The director had also relocated himself to the USA and his comeback attempt with two movies in 2014 as Everest Surya Bohara were not as successful as his previous ventures.
Nepali Movie – Aanshu Starring – Rabindra Khadka, Mausami Malla, Subhadra Adhikari, Riddhi Charan Shrestha, Sunil Thapa etc. Director – Som Nath Bhattrai
The movie is a presentation of Jyoti Movie Makers by Somkrishna Bhattarai. Nepali film ‘Aansu’ features well known film director Narayan Puri as the assistant director. The editing of the film is done by Rabindra Pandey, action by the well known action director Rajendra Khadgi, and the choreography by Kamal Rai. The story of the movie is written by well known actor Anup Baral, dialogue are written by Keshav Dahal and the music is composed by Samir Thapa. Well known cinematographer Gauri Shankar Dhuju has done the camera work, and the script is written by the director Somnath Bhattarai himself.
Nepali movie ‘Basudev’ is a presentation of Binod Chaudhari, currently the richest person in Nepal, the only billionaire from Nepal who made it to the Forbes’s list of the richest people in the world. The movie based on the story of Dr. Dhruba Chandara Gautam “Kattel Sir Ko Chotpatak”. The movie is the debut movie of actor Krishna Malla. His current wife featured his opposite in the movie is Sharmila Shah who later became Sharmila Malla after marrying Krishna. It is a possibility that the love affair between the two started at the set of the movie.
Made under the the banner of Manakamana Films, the movie was a super hit movie of its time, in 1985. The songs of the movie are still liked by a lot of listeners. One of the ever-green songs of the movie recorded in Robin Sharma’s voice is the song on the poem of poet Laxmi Prasad Devkota’s – ‘Yatri’. The movie features the cinematography of Prem Upadhaya, screenplay of Nir Shah, dialogue of Mukunda Shrestha and produced jointly by Binod Chaudhay, Sophie Upadhyaya and Nir Shah.
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.
The superhit Nepali movie ‘Raanko’ was a multi-starrer movie by Om Trinetra Production. The presentation of Bishnu Gopal Shrestha, ‘Ranko’ features the cinematography of Pramod Pradhan / Hari Ray, story by Abinash Sharestha. In dialogue Man Bahadur Mukhiya had helped Abinash Shrestha.
The movie ‘Birasat’ is a movie by Rimesh Adhakari is made under the banner of Padma Kumari Films (3rd film). The movie is made on the concept of Rimesh and directed by the script writer Govina Gautam. The executive producer of the movie is Akkal Singh, music by Bipin Acharya, fight director is Janak Gurung, cinematography by Rameshowr Karki, and choreography by Babbu Thapa. Samar Thapa is the new face in the movie. Shradha Baniya and
A presentation of Shrestha Cine Concern and Ishwori Arts. Cinematography by Manju Kumar Shrestha, background music by Raju Nayak, action by Rajendra Khadgi, presentation by Rajendra Shrestha, lyrics by Kiran Kharel / Nir Shah / Yadav Kharel, choreography by Basanta Shrestha, editing by Sambhu Pradhan, music by Sambhujit Baskota, story/script/dialogue by Nutan Pradhan.
Nutan Pradhan is also the guest artists in the movie. Child artists in the movie are Ishwori Pradhan and Chanki Pradhan.
Nepali movie ‘Chhahari’ is a presentation of JSBF (the first presentation of Jaya Siddha Baba Films) by Prem Gauchan. Bishal Bista and Anita KC are the new presentation in the movie. The child artists are Subina Subedi and Jaya KC.
The movie is shot by cameraman Dik Thapa, production controller is Meghraj Poudel, action by Surendra Shah, choreography / editing Raju Shah, script by Amar Rasaili, and music by Binaya/Bobby.
The movie ‘Saubhagya’ is the first presentation of Sangam Films, Biratnagar. The child artists in the movie are Kshitiz Karki and Mandira Ranjit. Actress Saranga Shrestha is the guest artist in the movie. The singers in the movie are Udit Narayan Jha, Kabita Krishnamurti, Sadhana Sargam, Kumar Kanchha and Pratima Rao. The movie features the make up of Ashok Rokka, dress design of Durga Poudel, action of Rajendra Khadgi, choreography of Kamal Rai, cinematography direction of Shyam Mohan Shrestha, camera by Gauri Shankar Dhuju, editing by Mukhtar Ahmed and story / script / dialogue of Madhav Sapkota. The lyrics of the movie are written by Madhav Sapkota, Keshav Karki and Hariraj Rajbanshi and music by Chandra Thapa.
Nepali movie ‘Angalo Angaloma’ is a presentation of the late director, Deepak Rayamajhi under Deepak Rayamajhi Production. Mira KC is a new introduction to Nepali film industry in the film. Actors Rajendra Khadgi, Pradeep Singh, and Saron Sherpa are the guest artists in the film. Tulsi Ghimire is also featured in a special role in the film.
The movie also features editing of Banish Shah / Tara Thapa, choreography of Basantajung Rayamajhi / Raju Shah, action by Rajendra Khadgi, camera by Ramshankar Pradhan, story / script / dialogue of Abinash Shrestha, music of Sambhujit Baskota and produced by Himani Rayamajhi / Dipali Rayamajhi.
A film of late director Deepak Rayamajhi ‘Kasto Samjhauta’ is produced by Durga Kumari Rijal. Palpasa and Manshigh Chaudhari are featured in guest roles in the film. Art mixing is done by Gopal Bhutani, editing by Rajani Pant, choreography by Raju Shah, action of Rajendra Khadgi, music direction by Shakti Ballav, script / dialogue by Abinash Shrestha, cinematography by Murari Thakur, and story by Shyam Sundar Rijal.
Nepali movie ‘Chatyang’ is a presentation of Bishowmurti Films Production by Shyamkrishna Khadgi. The movie features Harihar Sharma in guest role and Dinesh Sharma as a new entry. The movie is made on the story of the chief assistant director Binod Sereng with choreography of Kamar Rai, action of Rajendra Khadgi, background music of Satyajit Gajmer, lyrics of Dhanendra Bimal, music of Ranjit Gajmer, editing of Narendra Khadka, cinematography of Deepak Dhakal and the script/dialogue of the director Pratap Subba.