April 10th, 2017 at Kathmandu The International Association of Women in Radio and Television in Nepal (IAWRT) held their very first inaugural film festival in which Shivam Group Holiday was their official Hospitality partner. The main person of the Nepal Chapter of IAWRT Anupa Shrestha boasted that the one day event put forwarded some of the films produced by the women from countries including Nepal, Japan, China, Malaysia and India.
The one day film festival kicked off with the latest global documentary from IAWRT which was the “Velvet Revolution“. Then some of the Nepalese films were screened along with some of the selections from the 13th Annual Asian Women’s Film Festival that was held in New Delhi, India just the past March.
Nepali film Butte Jama received high praise in the event which showed some of the tragic memories of the devastating earthquake 2015. The Film Festival showcased some of the short and experimental films from the Japan, China and India as well.