Films

Year 1999

Duration 32 min

LISTEN TO THE WIND

Set in the Sherpa village of Khumjung, in the lap of Mt. Everest, 13-year-old Dawa does not have usual boy interests. His best friend is an old nomad..

Year 2002

Duration 61 min

WE HOMES CHAPS

This film explores the fragile ground where love and unlove cohabit, illuminating a rare space where the two are in close.

Year 2005

Duration 72 min

ON THE ROAD WITH THE RED GOD: MACHHENDRANATH

Every 12 years, impassioned devotees pull a 65-feet tall unwieldy chariot in the Kathmandu Valley.

Year 2007

Duration 50 min

WE CORNER PEOPLE

They call themselves ‘corner’ people. No settlement lies beyond their high hills.

Year 2008

Duration 40 min

FRAMES OF WAR

Yudha Chitra (Frames of War) is a stark reminder that peace has not yet come for those directly affected by Nepal’s 11-year conflict.

Year 2010

Duration 63 min

SAVING DOLMA

The film looking at women migrant workers follows the thread of Dolma, sentenced to death for killing a Filipino co-domestic in Kuwait.

Year 2011

Duration 68 min

THE DESERT EATS US

In recent years, fear of being caught in the crossfire between state security forces and Maoist insurgents and a failing economy propelled Nepalis to sell themselves

Year 2012

Duration 75 min

IN SEARCH OF THE RIYAL

Nepal has rapidly become a pipeline of cheap labour for the Gulf in the last two decades. Migration has emptied Nepal’s villages

Year 2012

Duration 86 min

WHO WILL BE A GURKHA

Whosoever fought alongside or against these men feared or derided them, but all were smitten by them. ‘Bravest of the brave,’ and loyal –

Year 2013

Duration 64 min

MEN AT WORK

This film is an ode to the commonplace. Its four segments or chapters are slighter narratives that the commonplace

Year 2014

Duration 14 min

BOY FROM MY WINDOW

A boy on a terrace across my window, a domestic worker, sweeps, waters plants, washes clothes

Year 2015

Duration 82 min

CASTAWAY MAN

Dor Bahadur Bista, one of Nepal’s most controversial intellectuals in modern times, disappeared without trace in 1996.

Year 2016

Duration 59 min

HOSPITAL

This is an unusually intimate portrait of a state-run hospital in one of Nepal’s most remote and poorest districts of Kalikot in West Nepal..

Year 2016

Duration 83 min

TREMBLING MOUNTAIN

On April 25, 2015 Nepal was hit by a quake measuring 7.9 on the Richter Scale.