10 Awesome Nepali Short Movies That Will Blow Your Mind

A short film is any film not long enough to be considered a feature film. It is an art of presenting story in a very less time. At present context of Nepal the interest towards short movies are highly growing.

short film is any film not long enough to be considered a feature film. It is an art of presenting story in a very less time. At present context of Nepal the interest towards short movies are highly growing.

Many Nepalese short movies are going to different national and international film festivals. We can even see numbers o Nepali short movies in YouTube’s and other website which also shows enthusiasm towards short movies by Nepalese people

So if you are interested in short movies you must see this post it might be fruitful enough for you.

Here are the links of 10 awesome Nepali short movies.   

10. Dreams

Synopsis: Story about a person who is practicing a lucid dreams in his normal dream. 

9. "Who am I ?"

Synopsis:  This film is about a normal guy trying to find himself. This question (WHO AM I) -- asked so often -- suggests that there is actually a plausible answer. Almost as if our being were a fixed thing.

8. Leapfrog

Synopsis:  The film Portrays the story of villagers who believes in stopping natural disaster by conducting "Puja" 

7. 1 Percent

Synopsis: Based on the psychological disturbance caused during the "Window Period of HIV transmission".

Winner: "2nd Best Film" ( Danfe Film Festival, UK )

Official Selection: "Ekadeshma Film Festival"

6. Love? Lust? Life?

Synopsis: A young poet explores his poem through a series of imagination occurring in transitory time and settings as he constructs it. In a feat to discover and plot his queries, he tries entering subjectively into his self-generated objective realities; how shall he emerge from it remains open to individual opinions!

Short Film Corner | Cannes Film Festival 2015

Best Short Film Award | SAARC Film Festival 2015

Official Selection | Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 2015

Official Selection | Delhi International Film Festival 2015

Official Selection | Buffalo Niagara International Film Festival 2016

The Best Foreign Film | The 4th Annual International Students' Cinema and TV Festival 2017

5. Bhai Tika

Synopsis: A story about a brother and a sister around the bhai tika festival. This movie tells us about the bond between siblings relatable to us Nepalese where love is barely shown in expressions.

4. Happy New Year

Synopsis: Do not drink and drive, drive responsibly 

3. Maya

Synopsis: Maya, Bikram and Kancha suddenly find themselves trapped in the heart of Kathmandu. Vulnerable, penniless and alone, they are forced to live their life on the streets with only hopes and dreams of happiness.

- London Independent Film Festival 2016 -"Best International Short Film" - WINNER

- Bradford Widescreen Weekend 2015 "BKSTS Student Film Of The Year" - WINNER

- El Dorado International Film Festival 2016 "Best Foreign Film" -WINNER

- London Short Film Festival 2016 - "Best Student Film" - NOMINEE

- Valletta International Film Festival 2016 - "Triton Award" - NOMINEE

- One World Media Awards 2016 - Best Student Film" - NOMINEE

- Ouchy Film Awards, Switzerland 2016 - "Best Director" - NOMINEE

- Screentest Student Film Festival 2016 - "Best Drama" - NOMINEE

- Long Beach Indie, L.A - "Best Documentary Short" - NOMINEE

- Encounters Short Film Festival “Childrens Award” – NOMINEE

2. Savitri

Synopsis: Savitri depicts the story of a married typist during 90's whose husband is jobless. 

1. Bob

Synopsis: A psychiatrist is trying to help a young schizophrenic patient win over his imagination with some rather unconventional methods. 

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