MOVING MOUNTAINS SHORTS

CAAMFest is thrilled to bring you a selection of shorts from the Himalayas in partnership with the Kathmandu International Mountain Film Festival (KIMFF) and the Bay Area Himalayan Film Festival. These shorts spotlight the burgeoning documentary and narrative film scene in the region and are sure to move viewers in many ways.

Co-presented by: Sahayeta.org / Bay Area Himalayan Film Festival organizer

In this program


ABOUT A GIRL

Directed by Manish Niraula

A high school girl can’t speak about a traumatic incident she experiences on the bus.

DOLPA DIARY

Directed by Prasna Dongol

A young woman battles her inner demons as she solo treks across Dolpo.

SILVER BANGLES

Directed by Roshan Thakuri

A woman takes extreme measures in order to save her childless marriage.

SUPERMONK

Directed by Shenang Gyamjo Tamang

An engaging tale of a little monk whose life takes a dramatic turn – just like in the movies.

TATTINI (THE MOON IS BRIGHT TONIGHT)

Directed by Abinash Bikram Shah

The young widow of a migrant worker wants to start a new life with her husband’s insurance money…

TIRKHA (THE THIRST)

Directed by Bhabasagar Ghimire

A young girl thirsts for knowledge but struggles to be on time at school.

Dates & Times
Past
Roxie Theater

Sun May 19
12:30 pm