Program

Programs

NIFF 2019 Program Details:

Inauguration

Intro: Opening of NIFF 2019 with speeches, introduction, gala & dinner

Venue: Rastriya Sabha Griha

Date: 21 February

Guests: ~300 (Film makers, participants, delegates, government officials, stakeholders, sponsors and supporters, participant film makers)

 

International Competition Segment – NIFF Identity Awards

Films: 8 feature, 20 short

Venue: Rastriya Sabha Griha, Nepal Tourism Board

Date: 22-25 February

 

Nepal Panorama Segment – Nepal Panorama Awards

Films: 4 feature, 10 short

Venue: Rastriya Sabha Griha, Nepal Tourism Board

Date: 22-25 February

 

Open Panel Discussion – Global Film and Nepal, Films for Social Upliftment, Women in films, and Nepal

Panelists: Foreign delegates, film icons from Nepal, government officers

Venue: Nepal Tourism Board, Rastriya Sabha Griha

Date: 23, 24, 25 February

 

Experience Sharing – Life, Struggle, Achievement & Moral

Host: Renowned international celebrity / actor / film maker

Venue: Rastriya Sabha Griha

Date: 23 February

 

Film Salon

Intro: Gathering of all film makers, producers, VIP guests, Nepal film icons, stakeholders and sponsors will attend a lunch and meeting at the venue. The meeting will not have a particular structure, but will have certain agenda for talks. The main purpose of the salon is for participants to freely meet each other and talk film.

Venue: Hotel De L’Annapurna

Date: 22 February

 

Masterclass – Fundamentals of film making; What do you need to know to make a film?

Intro: An iconic film maker from outside of Nepal to be invited to host a masterclass. Everyone can attend, however youths participating or interested to participate in film making will be the targeted audience.

Venue: Rastriya Sabha Griha

Date: 23 February

 

Closed Masterclass – Film Director

Intro: An iconic film director will be invited to host a closed masterclass to film makers and film participants on film direction. Only film makers can participate.

Venue: Nepal Tourism Board

Date: 24 February

 

Closing Ceremony & Award Distribution

Intro: A closing ceremony with cultural performances and award distribution to be held at the venue. Furthermore, a dinner and gala to be organized at Hotel De L’Annapurna for film makers, guests, vips, delegates, film makers, participants, sponsors, supporters and partners.

Venue: Rastriya Sabha Griha

Date: 25 February