Nepal International Film Festival (NIFF) is a showcase and a celebration of film narratives, of
stories and the inspiration and awareness gained from them. NIFF brings together inspirational
and society-conscious films from all over the world, and provides a platform for the Nepali
audience to watch them and be inspired, motivated.
The main highlight of NIFF will be its competition segment. Eligible films from all over the world
will be screened over a duration of 4 days, at the end of which the best films in each category will
NIFF will also be a sharing event, with film makers from all over the world, as well as from Nepal,
gathering together to share their expertise, ideas and techniques on the art of film making. NIFF
will host various masterclasses, small film projects, workshops led by foreign film experts and
plenty of field work.
NIFF also has an intellectual side, with discourses, debates and a forum on film making, theories,
styles alongside policies and the situation of the Nepali film industry. NIFF strives to find a path for
the sustainability and social responsibility for the Nepali film industry to follow.
Apart from this, NIFF will also have some story pitching sessions, and a film maker – investor
interaction session, as an active effort to expand the Nepalese film market.