Nepal Culture & Film Center

Canadian Film “Maudie” screened in Kathmandu

Kathmandu, With the motive to give a global recognition to the Nepali Movies and cultural diversification, Nepal Culture Film Center is planning a One Day Film Screening Program. To be held in Nepal Film Development Board’s hall on Baisakh 14, this program will have the involvement of different organizations.

On the occasion of “National Canadian Film Day”, Nepal Culture and Film Center is planning on screening a Canadian Film called “Maudie” directed by Aisling Walsh and produced by Mary Young Leckie, a true story of Nova Scotia painter Maud Lewis, who overcame the physical challenge of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis to become one of Canada’s best known and most loved folk artists.

On the same day, other films, which were the previous winners in the 1st Nepal Cultural International Film Festival, will also be screened. Some of those films include, Weaving the World (Best Jury Award Winner by Jill Coulon & Isabelle Dupuy Chavanat), Silver Bangle (Best Short Film Winner by Roshan Bikram Thakuri), and Durgamandu (Bestt Women Film Winner by Madhav Raj Kharel).

For those who have contributed immensely in the field of Entertainment, Culture, Tourism and Media, will be awarded in the program.

Reel Cananda, Canadian Mission, Power International Media Nepal (PIM Nepal), Film Development Board, Visit Nepal 2020, Nepal China Kailsh Culture Promotion Development Association, Gokarneshwor Municipality etc have co-operated to make this program a grand success.

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Canadian Film “Maudie” to be screened in Kathmandu

To mark ‘National Canadian Film Day’, ‘Maudie’—a Canadian Film is going to be screened at the premises of Nepal Culture Film Center in Kathmandu on April 27.  Hosted by Nepal Culture and Film Center, the main objective of the one-day film screening program is to give a global recognition to the movies and cultural diversification.

Directed by Aisling Walsh and produced by Mary Young Leckie, the movie is a based on true story of Nova Scotia painter Maud Lewis, who overcame the physical challenge of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis to become one of Canada’s best known and most loved folk artists.

On the same day, the winning films of the first Nepal Cultural International Film Festival including Weaving the World (Best Jury Award Winner by Jill Coulon & Isabelle Dupuy Chavanat), Silver Bangle (Best Short Film Winner by Roshan Bikram Thakuri), and Durgamandu (Bestt Women Film Winner by Madhav Raj Kharel) will also be screened.

Meanwhile, the people who have contributed immensely in the field of entertainment, culture, tourism and media, will also be awarded in the program as per the press statement released by Nepal Culture and Film Center.

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Canadian movie ‘Maudie’ to be screened today

Kathmandu, Apr. 27: ‘Maudie’, a Canadian film, is going to be screened here on Saturday.
Nepal Cultural Film Centre is screening the Canadian film with other films under its one-day film screening programme.
Santosh Subedi, chairman of Nepal Culture Film Centre, said that with partnership of Globally Concern Center for Climate Change, the film was being screening on the occasion of the National Canadian Film Day to give a global reconginsation to the Nepali movies and its cultural diversification.
Directed by Aisling Walsh and produced by Mary Young Leckie, “Maudie” is a true story of Nova Scotia, a painter who overcomes the physical challenges of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis to become the best known and most loved folk artists of Canada.
Weaving the World (best Jury award winner by Jill Coulon and Isabelle Dupuy Chavanat), Silver Bangle (best short film winner by Roshan Bikram Thakuri) and Durgamandu (best women film winner by Madhav Raj Kharel) will be screened on the occasion, said Subedi.

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कला क्षेत्रमा योगदान पुर्‍याउने व्यक्तिलाई सम्मान

काठमाडौँ — नेपाल कल्चर फिल्म सेन्टरले नेशनल क्यानेडियन फिल्म डेका अवसरमा नेपाली चलचित्र, संस्कृति, पत्रकारिता लगायतका क्षेत्रमा योगदान पुर्‍याउने विभिन्न व्यक्तिलाई सम्मान गरेको छ ।

चलचित्र विकास बोर्डले आयोजना गरेको कार्यक्रममा अभिनेत्री बसुन्धरा भुसाल, चलचित्र निर्देशक समाजकी अध्यक्ष सुचित्रा श्रेष्ठ, संस्कृतिविद् एवं राष्ट्रिय गानका रचयीता व्याकुल माइला, सांस्कृतिक अभियन्ता उर्मिला डंगोल, चलचित्र निर्देशक माधवराज खरेल, पत्रकार विजयरत्न तुलाधर, पत्रकार कमला जोशी, जीवन पराजुली, विनु श्रेष्ठ, पर्यटनकर्मी पिक शेर्पा लगायतलाई सम्मान गरिएको थियो ।
क्यानेडियन फिल्मको सय वर्ष पुरा भएको अवसरमा क्यानेडियनहरुले राष्ट्रिय चलचित्र दिवश मनाइरहेका छन् । कार्यक्रममा क्यानेडियन फिल्म माउडी का प्रदर्शन गरिएको थियो ।

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Nepal Canada Relations in a New Height thru Film

On the occasion, Nepal Culture and Film Center felicitated people from various field. The Certificate of Honor was offered to Basundhara Bhusal, leading Nepali cine artiste. The composer of National Anthem Mr. Pradip Kumar Rai (Byakul Maila) was also honored on the occasion. Various journalists, tourism activists and people form entertainment industry were honored and appreciated on the occasion. 

Mr. Santosh Subedi, president of Nepal Culture and Film Center was the chair of the event and he thanked all for their support and encouragement to make this event successful. He further said that the program of this nature should be regularly organized which enhances bilateral relations and nurtures people to people relations.

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Nepal Cultural International Film Festival-Toronto

We greet you all on the behalf of NEPAL CULTURE AND FILM CENTER (NCFC). We are very glad to take this opportunity to introduce to you to the 2nd NEPAL CULTURAL INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (NCIFF), which is going to be held from 20th to 22nd December at Toronto, Canada.
The primary purpose of the festival is to bring multi diverse cultural film from all around the world and present it to the audience by creating a global platform.
Also exchange cultural diversity with the film makers to show case their talents.
NCIFF encourage young talent in film making and to promote children, women, cultural and teen films that are meaningful and inspirational across the world.The festival has some of the most famous, award-winning filmmakers from around the world, screening their films at the festival. These movies are the benchmark for what a good film should be: entertaining, clean, hugely inspiring and packed with moral values! NCIFF will also help Nepal with gathering some global exposure which it lacks.

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