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Nepali horror flick set for release

The Annapurna Express

The Annapurna Express

Nepali horror flick set for release

Movies are often released on Fridays but this time the Kathputali team has settled on a Thursday as it is a national holiday because of Tamhu Loshar

With the end of the festive season, the Nepali cinema industry is witnessing a slew of new releases, mostly of the movies that had for long been postponed. The producers of ‘Kathaputali’, one of the most anticipated horror movies, have now announced their movie’s release date: 1 January 2022.

Movies are often released on Fridays but this time the Kathaputali team has settled on a Thursday as it is a national holiday because of Tamhu Loshar.

Written by Sampada Malla and directed by Bhimsen Lama, it features Gauri Malla, Mithila Sharma, Karma, Shilpa Mashke, Usha Rajak, Suvarna Thapa, and others.

The movie has already received awards at various international film festivals. It recently won two awards at the Winter Film Awards in the United States.

The entire post-production work of the film took place in London.