The ninth D Cine Award was held in Hetauda. The Award ceremony held on July 6, 2017 selected ‘Chhakka Panja’ the best movie of the year. The best actor of Bipin Karki of ‘Jatra’ and the best actress award was awarded to Priyanka Karki of ‘Chhakka Panja’. In total the movie ‘Chhakka Panja’ won 11 awards including best movie, best actress, best new director, best comedy actor, best actor in negative role, best choreographer, best singer, best musician, best script, best editing and best cinematography awards.
The jury award was awarded to ‘Teen Ghumti’, lifetime achievement award was awarded to musician and singer Sambhujit Baskota.
Watch the award winning movies:
Nepali Movie – The Famous
Starring – Surabhi Jain, Sabina Karki, Soniya GR, Pramod Khadka, Suman Thapa etc.
Director – Samir Balami
About ‘The Famous’
The love story movie ‘The Famous’ is about the love not only towards one person but towards more than one person. The triangular-love story movie mostly features new faces and ‘Samaya’ actress Surabhi Jain and ‘ATM’ famed Sabina Karki (Watch ‘Samaya’ here and watch ‘ATM’ here). A double love story and family drama movie, ‘The Famous’ was released on November 18, 2016. (release news) The background of one of the songs in the movie was made entirely by computer graphics.
The director Samir Balami has also written the script of the movie. The cinematographer is Ashok Karki, editor is Suresh Chaudhary, and special effects by Madhukar Balami. The movie features the music of Santosh Pragad and Tanka Budhathoki.
Watch ‘The Famous’ full movie
On Friday November 18, 2016, two new movies were released in theatres. A Manoj Pandit movie ‘Chhaya’ and Samir Balami’s movie ‘The Famous’ were the new release.
The movie ‘Chhaya’ is about child abuse. According to data, every one girl-child in 4 girls and one in every 6 boy-children are abused in Nepal. The movie produced by Voice of Children and Interact Media addresses the child abuse issue in the society. In many cases, the parents are not aware of such abuses.
The director of ‘Greater Nepal’, ‘Dashdhunga’ and ‘Badhshala’, Manoj Pandit has tried shed light in the ignored aspect of children safety in the society. The movie features Anup Baral, Aruna Karki, Saibrat Acharya, Prabina Khadka, and Prakash Dahal in main roles. The music in the movie is composed by Kali Prasad Baskota.
UPDATE – ‘The Famous’ release is postponed to next week. So, ‘The Winner’ is the solo release this week (the post will be updated later). **
Two new movies, both with English names – ‘The Winner’ and ‘The Famous’ are releasing in theater this Friday on November 4, 2016. The movie ‘The Famous’ is directed by Samir Balami and ‘The Winner’ is directed by Hikmat Bista.
‘The Winner’ featuring actress Malina Joshi with Maheshman Shrestha, Manchin Shakya, Reshu Tamang and Amit Giri is shot in various locations in Kathmandu, Australia, and Dubai. The movie is told to be the most expensive Nepali movie to date. The film makers have told that they have tried their best to give it a Bollywood / Hollywood flavour.