film festivals


Panorama on Bhutan Cinema at CIFF, 5 – 11 March 2018

The 8th Cambodia International Film Festival hosted in the capital Phnom Penh from 5 – 11 March 2018, included a Panorama on Bhutan Cinema. The Panorama contained 10 films by 8 …

Bhutan present at MIFF 2018

Mumbai International Film Festival officially selected four films from Bhutan: Lo Sum Choe Sum – Dechen Roder, Home Alone – Loday Chophel, Monk in the Forest – Karma Wangchuk and Container’- Jamyang Dorji were officially selected …

Bhutan present at Asia Film Festival Barcelona

The Asian Film Festival Barcelona, 2 – 12 november 2017, Spain, officially selected five films from Bhutan. Feature films Prophecy directed by Zuri Rinpoche,  Norbu my beloved Yak directed by Pelden …

‘The Next Guardian’ at IDFA 2017

Arun Bhattarai – Bhutan, and Dorottya Zurbó – Hungary, co directors of the documentary The last Guardian, were selected by IBF Europe as one of the 13 projects to be supported in …

‘Prophecy’ closing film at Buddhist Film Festival Europe, 1 October 2017

Prophecy, first feature by Zuri Rinpoche will be the closing film at the Buddhist Film Festival Europe 2017 on October 1, at the prestigious EYE Film Institute in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. …

Retrospective Bhutan at Five Flavour Film Festival, Poland – November 2017

The 11th edition of the Five Flavour Asian Film Festival in Poland focussed on Bhutan. The Festival program,  16 to 23 november 2017 , included Honeygiver among the dogs by Dechen …

‘Prophecy’ selected and awarded at SRFF, New York, March 2017

Prophecy  first feature film by Zuri Rinpoche was officially selected for screening at the Socially Relevant Film Festival, 13 – 19 March 2017 in New York and won the Best Narrative …

Bhutan Film Trust supported Bhutan film days – Zurich, January 2017

The Society Switzerland – Bhutan took the initiative for a three day programme with Bhutan films. The society organised an impressive programme together with the Ethnographic Museum of the University of Zurich …

Bhutan film trust accredited to open doors industry programme august 2016

Bhutan Film Trust is officially accredited to the Open Doors Industry Programme in Locarno 2016. Henk de Jong and Erica Sluyters thus strengthen the Trust international network among professional filmmakers …

Bhutan Film Trust official partner Open Doors, Locarno

The Bhutan Film Trust has become official partner to Open Doors, Locarno International Film festival. The Open Doors programme focusses on Asian filmmakers the coming 3 years: 2016 – 2018. …