Film Famous Movies From Nepal

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List of popular movies from Nepal, listed by popularity with movie trailers when available. All prominent movies shot in Nepal are included. This list of famous films made in Nepal includes additional information about the movies, such as who directed them and what genre they are. Any top rated movies made in Nepal should appear on this list, with the most well-known ones at the top. The most popular cinema of Nepal is included below, so if you see a movie that's missing then it probably isn't very well-known.

Himalaya and Fairytale of Kathmandu are only the beginning of the movies on this list. This list answers the questions What movies were shot in Nepal?"

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Fairytale of Kathmandu is a 2007 documentary by Neasa Ní Chianáin. The documentary focused on visits by the poet Cathal Ó Searcaigh to Nepal during which he had close ...more

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Jharana Bajracharya Pareni Maya Jalaima, or Pare Ni Maya Jalaima or Undone by Love, is a 2004 movie filmed 80% in Hong Kong with the remaining footage shot in Nepal. It was nominated for best story, best ...more

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Mero Euta Saathi Cha Namrata Shrestha Mero Euta Saathi Chha is a Nepali movie released on September 11, 2009. This movie was a huge hit in 2009, despite some parts of the story appeared similar to that from the Korean hit A ...more

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Saving Dolma Saving Dolma is a 2010 documentary film written and directed by Kesang Tseten.

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An Uncommon King is a 2011 72-minute HD documentary film directed by award-winning documentary and television producer Johanna J. Lunn. It records the life of Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, son of ...more

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Kagbeni Saugat Malla, Hanif Mohammed, Nima Rumba Kagbeni is a 2008 Nepali movie, loosely based on W. W. Jacobs's 1902 horror short story The Monkey's Paw. Kagbeni is the directorial debut of Bhusan Dahal. The name of the movie is taken from a ...more

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Apabad Nisha Adhikari Apabad is a 2012 Nepali film produced by Ideas and Images Pvt. Ltd.

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Niruta Singh, Dilip Rayamajhi Darpan Chaya, a multi-award winning blockbuster, is a successful 2001 Nepali film directed by Tulsi Ghimire, starring Dilip Rayamajhi, Niruta Singh, Uttam Pradhan and Tulsi Ghimire.

Kusume Rumal is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Movies From Nepal
Kusume Rumal Neer Bikram Shah Kusume Rumal is a 1985 Nepali romantic film directed by Tulsi Ghimire. It was produced by Sumitra Paudel under the banner of Sayapatri Films. This was the first film in which singer Udit Narayan ...more

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God Rajesh Hamal, Tulsi Ghimire, Shrawan Ghimire Deuta is a Nepali film written and directed by Tulsi Ghimire and released in 1991. It starred Rajesh Hamal, Shrawan Ghimire and Srijana Basnet in lead roles. Many consider the performance by ...more

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Basanti Rajesh Hamal Basanti is a 2000 Nepali romantic film directed by Neer Shah. The cast includes Karishma Manandhar, Rajesh Hamal, Gauri Malla and Ashok Sharma. This movie is based on a novel of the same name ...more

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Kusume Rumal 2 Nikhil Upreti, Usha Rajak, Tripti Nadakar Kusume Rumal 2 is a 2009 Nepali romantic film directed by Nirak Poudel, son of veteran Nepali Producer Uddab Poudel. This is not technically a sequel to the 1985 film Kusume Rumal but it pays ...more

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Basain is a 2005 Nepali film directed by Subash Gajurel. It was Nepal's submission to the 79th Academy Awards for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, but was not accepted as a

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Chino Chino is considered to be one of the most commercially successful films in the history of Nepali cinema. It was directed by Tulsi Ghimire and starred Shiva Shrestha, Bhuwan K.C., Sunil Thapa, ...more

Nepal Pyaro Chha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Movies From Nepal
Nepal Pyaro Chha Nepal Pyaro Chha aka Lovely Nepal is a 2001 Nepali film directed by Shambhu Pradhan.

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Soongava: Dance of the Orchids Saugat Malla, Nisha Adhikari, Subarna Thapa Soongava: Dance of the Orchids is a 2012 Nepalese drama film written and directed by Subarna Thapa. It is Nepal's first lesbian film. The film was selected as the Nepalese entry for the Best ...more

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Ngain Nghon Gaman Gurung, Basanti Gurung Ngain Nghon is an award-winning Gurung language film directed by Mr. Bhoj Bahadur Gurung.

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Mask of Desire Mithila Malla, Ratan Subedi, Nirmal Pyakurel Mask of Desire is a 2000 Nepali film directed by Tsering Rhitar Sherpa. It was Nepal's submission to the 73rd Academy Awards for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, but was not ...more

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Woman Rebel Woman Rebel is a 2009 short documentary film directed by Kiran Deol.

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The Devotion of Matthieu Ricard

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Adhikar Rajesh Hamal, Mithila Malla, Krishti Mainali

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To Educate a Girl

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Santaan Film Gauri Malla, Shanti Maskey A nepali movie from the Nepalese Movie Industry. Its the old one, not the new one. Starring: Gauri Malla.

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Children of God

Kohi Mero is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Movies From Nepal
Kohi Mero Jharana Bajracharya, Aaryan Sigdel, Sanchita Luitel Kohi Mero is a 2010 Nepali film directed by Alok Nembang under the banner of This romantic drama marks the comeback of Jharana Bajracharya and stars Aryan Sigdel, Sanchita Luitel and ...more

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Badal Paree Neer Bikram Shah, Jharana Bajracharya, Dilip Rayamajhi Badal Paree is a 2001 Nepali film directed by Ugyen Chhopel.

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Je Bho Ramrai Bho Rajesh Hamal, Hari Bansha Acharya, Jal Shah Je Bho Ramrai Bho is a 2003 Nepali film directed by Hari Bansha Acharya.

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I Am Sorry Aaryan Sigdel, Keki Adhikari I Am Sorry is a 2012 Nepali film starring Aaryan Sigdel and Keki Adhikari in lead roles. The film is the directorial debut of Dinesh Raut.

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Lhakpa Tsamchoe, Gurgon Kyap, Tsering Dorjee Himalaya is a 1999 Nepalese movie directed by Eric Valli and was funded through France-based corporations. It was the first Nepalese film to be nominated in the Best Foreign Film category at the ...more

Desh Dekhi Bidesh is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Movies From Nepal
Desh Dekhi Bidesh Dilip Rayamajhi, Nikhil Upreti, Daman Rupakheti Desh Dekhi Bidesh, shortened as DDB is a movie made in Nepal which was released in 2008. It was directed by Narendra Thapa, with a script by Subash Singh Basnet and starring Nikhil Upreti and ...more

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Kanchhi Shiv Shrestha, Sushila Raimajhi, Sharmila Shah Kanchhi is a 1984 Nepali film directed by B.S. Thapa and produced by Bhagawan Das Shrestha. The film was a major hit in Nepal.

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Aama Shiva Shankar, Basundhara Bhushal, Chaitya Devi Aama is the first Nepali movie produced in Nepal, starring Shiva Shankar Manandhar and Bhuvan Chand as the leading actors. The movie was produced by the Information Department of the Nepalese ...more

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Prem Pinda Neer Bikram Shah, Melina Manandhar Prem Pinda is a breakthrough, first historic 1995 Nepali film directed by Yadav Kharel and produced by actor Neer Shah. Prem Pinda, is an adaptation of popular play by Bal Krishna Sama. Sama was ...more

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Thuldai Thuldai is a 1999 Nepali film directed by Dayaram Dahal and features music by Shambhujeet Baskota. The film has a star cast that includes Jal Shah, Shiv Shrestha, Niruta Singh, and Sunil Thapa.

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Maitighar Sunil Dutt, Rajendra Nath, Mala Sinha Maitighar is a classic 1966 Nepali film directed by B.S. Thapa. It was the third Nepali film produced and the first under a private banner.

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Yug Dekhi Yug Samma Rajesh Hamal Yug Dekhi Yug Samma is the debut movie of Rajesh Hamal which also stars Kristi Mainali. The movie was a big hit. People loved the chemistry of Rajesh & Kristi. This movie is directed by ...more

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Siudo Ko Sindoor Rajesh Hamal, Neer Bikram Shah, Basundhara Bhushal Suido ko Sindor is a 2001 Nepali film directed by Manju Kumar Shrestha.

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Lahure Tulsi Ghimire, Tripti Nadakar, Shrawan Ghimire Lahure is a 1989 Nepali film directed by Tulsi Ghimire. It starred Shrawan Ghimire, Tripti Nadakar and Tulsi Ghimire. The music of the film was composed by Ranjit Gazmer. Binod Pradhan was the ...more

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Mitini Dilip Rayamajhi, Bipana Thapa Mitini is a 2002 Nepali film directed by Ugyen Chhopel.

Ajambari Naataa is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Movies From Nepal
Ajambari Naataa Rajesh Hamal, Niruta Singh, Rekha Thapa Ajambari Naataa is a 2008 Nepali film directed by Pradip Shrestha, starring Shree Krishna Shrestha, Niruta Singh, Rajesh Hamal and Rekha Thapa.

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Love Hacking Love Hacking is a 2011 documentary, short and adventure film directed by Jenni Nelson.

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Dharmaa Manisha Koirala Dharmaa is a 2010 Nepali film directed by Dipendra K. Khanal. It was the first Nepali film for 22 years to feature actress Manisha Koirala, who had been busy with Indian films.

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Loot Saugat Malla, Reecha Sharma, Dayahang Rai Loot is a 2012 Nepali crime action film written and directed by Nischal Basnet. It stars young emerging actors from Nepal's film industry: Saugat Malla, Karma Shakya, Dayahang Rai, Prateek Raj ...more

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Mero Best Friend Sunil Thapa, Priyanka Karki, Keki Adhikari Mero Best Friend is an upcoming Nepali movie based on the grounds of friendship and violence. The movie centers around the lives of two best friends played by Resh Maratha and Priyanka Karki. ...more

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Silu Hari Bansha Acharya, Madan Krishna Shrestha, Jay Shrestha Silu is the first film to be made in Nepal Bhasa. The movie depicts the pain of separation of a couple from Kathmandu after the wife gets kidnapped while on a pilgrimage in the Himalaya, and the ...more

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Pheri Bhetaula Manisha Koirala, Ravi Shah, Laxmi Giri Pheri Bhetaula is a 1989 Nepali romantic film. The cast includes the famous Bollywood star Manisha Koirala and Prakash Adhikari. After this movie Manisha Koirala started a career in Bollywood.

Sano Sansar is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Movies From Nepal
Sano Sansar Neer Bikram Shah, Namrata Shrestha, Vinay Shrestha Sano Sansar is a 2008 Nepali romantic comedy film directed by Alok Nembang. The film has a massive star cast which includes Neer Shah and newcomers Mahesh Shakya, Jivan Luitel and Namrata ...more

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Chapali Height Raj Ghimire, Binita Baral, Amir Gautam Chapali Height is a 2012 Nepali thriller film featuring Amir Gautam, Raj Ghimire and Binita Baral. It was shot in the Chapali Height area in Kathmandu. The movie, directed by Dipendra K. Khanal ...more

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Pad Yatra: A Green Odyssey Carrie Lee Pad Yatra: A Green Odyssey is a 2012 documentary adventure film written and directed by Wendy J.N. Lee.

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Kasam Rajesh Hamal, Tika Pahari, Shree Krishna Shrestha Kasam is a Nepali movie that stars Rajesh Hamal, Kristi Mainali, Beena Budhathoki, Shree Krishna Shresthaand Jagan Shreshtha. It also stars Saroj Khanal and Mausami Malla in a guest appearance ...more