Romantic drama “Lily Bily” and comedy-drama “Shatru Gate” are leading with nine nominations for the upcoming Nepal Film Development Company (NFDC) 2018 awards.
Last years super hit Chakka Panja 2 has been nominated under eight categories. Furthermore, Pradeep Khaka’s “Prem Geet” and actor turned producer Ramesh Upreti’s movie “Aishwarya” have received seven nominations. Meanwhile, Siphora Gurung’s “Bhuimanchee” earned six nominations.
Ujjwal Poudel, chair of Nepal Film Development Company (NFDC) along with experts and other filmmakers have announced the nominees for NFDC awards 2018 from 83 movies which have been released in the Nepali calendar 2074.
Here is the full list of nominations for NFDC 2018 awards
Best Actor (Male)
- Anmol KC (Kri)
- Dayahang Rai (Tandro)
- Pal Shah (Ma Esto Geet Gauchhu)
- Pushpa Khadka (Mangalam)
- Pradip Khadka (Lily Bily)
Best Actor (Female)
- Benisha Hamal (Blind Rocks)
- Keki Adhikari (Ghampani)
- Neeta Dhungana (Panchayat)
- Samragyi RL Shah (A Mero Hajur)
- Shilpa Pokhrel (Mangalam)
- Chakka Panja 2
- Lily Bily
- Prem Geet 2
- Shatru Gate
- Deepa Shree Niraula (Chhakka Panja 2)
- Milan Chams (Lily Bily)
- Nabaraj Budhathoki (Bhuimanchhe),
- Pradip Bhattarai (Shatru Gatey)
- Ram Sharan Pathak (Prem Geet 2)
All the nominated films will be judged by musician Shubha Bahadur Sunam, cinematographer Manjukumar Shrestha, veteran actress Chaitya Devi Singh and lastly sound engineer Pradeep Upadhyaya.
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