film festivals

Bhutan Film Trust represented at IFFR 2016

Henk de Jong, Bhutan Film Trust, joined the film industry program at International Film Festival Rotterdam January/February 2016. He extended the BFT network and followed up on contacts to assist and …

‘Kushuthara’ selected at Dhaka International film Festival 2016

Karma Deki’s feature film ‘Kushuthara’ was selected for screening at the 14th Dhaka International Film Festival  14 – 22 January 2016. ‘Kushutara’ is scheduled for screening on 19 January.

‘Lo sum choe sum’ official selection Prague International shorts

‘Lo sum Choe sum’, Dechen Roder’s short ‘3 year 3 months retreat’ has officially been selected for the international competition at the 11th Prague International Shorts Festival, 20 – 24 …

Jamyang Wangchuk to Dharamshala International film festival

Jamyang Wangchuk was supported by the Bhutan Film Trust to attend the International Film Festival in Dharamshala 5 – 8 November 2015.  Dechen Roder also attended the festival where her …

Bhutan Film Trust represented at International Shorts Festival in Winterthur, November 2015

Henk de Jong was invited to join the film industry at the International Shorts Film Festival in Winterthur. The festival focussed part of their programme on Nepal and Bhutan and …

Bhutan Film Trust assisted Buddhist Film Festival Europe 2015

The Bhutan Film Trust supported the 10th edition of the Buddhist Film Festival Europe, 2 – 4 October 2015 at the prestigious Eye Theatre in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The festival organisation …

Dechen Roder’s short to Palm Springs and Melbourne

The Bhutan Film Trust supports Dechen Roder and sent the screening format of her short film  ‘Lo sum Choe Sum Sum’ to the annual Palm Springs International ShortFest, 16-22 June …

Bhutan international film festival 2015, 11 February 2015

The International Film Festival from 14 to 18 February 2015 was one of the major events of the Bhutan International Festival 2015. The Bhutan Film Trust supported the film festival and promotes the opening film Kushuthara, pattern of love, by Karma Deki. Her film is included in the Bhutan Film Trust portfolio. Thimphu hosted the Bhutan International Festival from 14 to 23 February 2015. The festival, a non-profit annual event, creates a platform for the creative arts in Bhutan. It provides an outlet for artists from across the nation, and invites a cultural exchange with artists from around the world. With a national arts exhibition, photo competition, film festival, concerts, food section and workshops the festival program attracts visitors as well as professional artists and musicians.

Film festivals

The Bhutan Film Trust works closely together with Beskop Tshechu, the bi-annual film festival in Bhutan. The Bhutan Film Trust also supports international film festivals with an interest in screening films by Bhutanese filmmakers. The Trust assists in getting the right film formats, PR material, and logistics when filmmakers are invited to attend the film festival. For information contact us at:
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