Rolpa, Nov 16, 2014: An international workshop on film is going to be held in Libang, the district headquarters of Rolpa, from 5 to 13 December this year.
The event, first-of-its kind, is being organized by All Nepal Filmmakers’ Association (ANFA) with an objective to encourage filmmakers to take inspirations from nature and society to make films that reflect the social realities.
Speaking at a press meet held yesterday in Rolpa, KP Pathak, Chair of ANFA expressed his confidence that the workshop would be able to promote tourism, culture and traditions of Rolpa at the international level.
A 17-member management committee, comprising the local journalists, literati, entrepreneurs, artists and political parties, has been formed under the chairmanship of Chetan Kunwar in view of organizing the event successfully.
A team of ANFA had carried out a feasibility study for the event which will witness some 50 Nepalese filmmakers, artists, journalists, literati and the like.
During the nine-day event, 10 films will be made featuring Rolpa’s art, culture and social inter-conflict and will be premiered in the district itself, the organizers said.