Nepal International Indigenous Film Festival (NIIFF 2011) will be held in Kathmandu from April 22 to 25. Organized by the Indigenous Film Archive (IFA), the festival will showcase 42 films from 20 different countries, including Australia, Brazil, Burma, Canada, Russia, Taiwan, Peru and the US. Eight Nepalese films representing the indigenous culture of the Magar, Newar and Rai communities will also be screened during the festival.
Winning entries will be selected by jury members Jasen Ryle, a filmmaker based in Toronto, Suvi West from Finland and Tsering Rhitar Sherpa a Nepali filmmaker. The best three films at the festival will be awarded the golden, silver and bronze drums. Screenings will be at City Hall, Rastriya Sabha Griha and Nepal Tourism Board.
Thanks for making our holiday to Nepal, China and Tibet and exploring the Himalaya region a success. We thank you for all the arrangements along the way and commend you on your making sure we were comfortable and that bookings were selected well by you along the route. Everything we asked for or needed was arranged and there were no hic ups.
We work with the motto "Tourism for Development". Explore Himalaya Community Service Project was conceived to empower underprivileged segments of Nepal.