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2008

Kathputali Kaze no mura no densetsu

KATHPUTALI: The Angel of the Himalayas

カタプタリ ~風の村の伝説~

(c)Film Creation Nepal Pvt.Ltd.

(c)Film Creation Nepal Pvt.Ltd.

(c)Film Creation Nepal Pvt.Ltd.

(c)Film Creation Nepal Pvt.Ltd.

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(c)Film Creation Nepal Pvt.Ltd.

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(c)Film Creation Nepal Pvt.Ltd.

(c)Film Creation Nepal Pvt.Ltd.

Release Date
April, 23rd, 2016
Running Time
51 min
Genre
Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
DVD
Screening Format with Subtitles
English (DVD)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

Film Creation Nepal

[ Story ]

Leading Nepalese film scholar and Tokyo University of Information Sciences professor Ito Toshiaki serves as the first Japanese director and screenplay writer for a Nepalese film in this mid-length feature film. Screened in Kathmandu and recipient of the National Film Award from the Nepal government and the Nepal Short Film Critic's Award.
A couple visits a mountain village in Nepal to put on a puppet theater performance. A young boy named Ramesh is brought to the festival being held in the village by his grandma Maya. There, he meets a girl named Nisha who wears the same ethnic attire as his grandmother.

[ Official Site ]

http://www.rsch.tuis.ac.jp/~ito/kathputali

[ Contact (International) ]

Film Creation Nepal
Attn: ITO Toshiaki
E-mail: ito@rsch.tuis.ac.jp

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