International Folk Muisic Film Festival-2013

Music For Life, Music For Survival

6th International Folk Music Film Festival 2016
Best Long Film Award - 'Muktir Gaan'   Dirs Tareque Masud & Catherine Masud, Bangladesh/USA

1st Long Film Commendation Award -'The Face Behind the Mask' Dir. Nirmal Chander Dandriyal, India

2nd Commendation Award- Danza de los Gigantes. Prodigio de los Sanfermines Dir. Domingo Moreno, Spain

Short Film Category

Best Short Film Award- 'The Journey Home: Glimpses of the Rajasthan Kabir Yatra, 2012'

  Dir. Shabnam Virmani, Writer: Gopal Singh Chouan, India

1st Commendation Award - 'Sarangi Mero-Sarangi Timro' Dir. Bhokraj Gurung, UK. 

2nd Commendation Award - 'Kami Nach, The Sword Dance of the Blacksmiths in Nepal' Dir. D.B. Nepali, Nepal

Other Awards

Best Nepali Film - 'The Jewel in the Cobra's Head' Dir. Prem Dev Giri, Nepal

Best Instructional Film - 'Mridangam Construction' Dirs Enrique Cámara De Landa & Ignacio Corral, Spain 

Awards from Music Museum of Nepal

Music Therapy Award - 'The Unbearable Whiteness of Being' Dir. Vesna Marich, Bosnia/UK. 

Intangible Heritage Documentation Award – 'Kola San Jon' Dir. Ana Flávia Miguel, Portugal.

Lifetime Achievement Award – Kushi Ram Thapa, Nepal


5th International Folk Music Film Festival 2015
Best Long Film Award :
'I'll sing for you ( Je Chanterai Pour Toi)' Directed by: Jecques Sarasin
'No Lads Song' Directed by Ayat Najafi
Commendation Long Award:
'Marrabentando' Directed by Karen Boswall
Best Short Film Award :
'Boya Boya' Directed by Karen Boswall
Commendation Short Film Award : 
'We are here to encourage' Nayan Band Kritipur, Directed By William Aura
'Tserendaava, Mongol Khoomi'  Directed By Badraa & Michael Ormiston
Student Film Maker Award:
'The Forgotten Tharu Instuments: Pilaru, Kastaar, Chatkauli' Directed By Jeson Kunwor
Special Conservation Award : 
'Corn on the Stalk. Histories of Pirque' Directed by Claudio Mercado
Award for outstanding Cinematography :
'Voices of The Land-(Nga Reo O te Wenhua) Directed by Paul Wolffram
Special Merit Award :
'Free Show Tonight' Directed by Paul Wagner & Steven Zeitlinn
Audience Appreciation Award:
'Travel Song Peru' Directed by Zachary Humenik
Life time achivement award, Bhim Bahadur Nakarmi


4th International Folk Music Film Festival Award 2014

Long Film Awards

Best Long Film

'Harlem Street Singer'

Directors: Trevor Laurence & Simeon Hutner

Musical Director: Woody Mann

Long Film Commendation Award:

'Unplugged'

Director: Mladen Kovacevic

 

Long Film Commendation Award:

'Ffwrnes Gerdd Film'

Director: Gethin Scourfield

Musical Director: Gerard KilBride

Short Film Awards

Best Short Film

Ül – Microdocumentaries of the Music of the Mapuche, 16 short films.

Director: Gerardo Quezada

Producer: Camilo Klein

Short Film Commendation Award

'Doctor Bucketman'

Director: Carlos Carcas

Short Film Commendation Award

'Knock on Wood'

Director: Ron Grunhut

Student Filmmaker Award:

'Tamasha - A Rustic Drama'

Directors: Devendra Ghorpade, Prakash Sao, Manoj Bhandare & Raju Hittalamani.

Special Conservation Award

'The Last Bhopa, Epic of Pabu Rathore'

Director: Prraven Singh Rathore

Life Time Achievement Award

Chandra Kala Shah

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3rd International Folk Music Film Festival Award 2013


Best Longer Film Award     To  Maranao Culture at Home and in Diaspora,        Directed by- Yoshitaka Terada, Usopay Cadar


Longer Film Commendation Award     To Larrikin Lad                                                                   Directed by- Rebel Penfold-Russel & Pat Fiske 


Best Short Film Award      To Luathadh (Waulking the Cloth)                        Directed by- Helen Graham


Short Film Commendation Award          To  Chari Laija Samacha                                              Directed by- Anjan Sharma


Lifetime Achivement Award To Lochan Bhattarai  


With Deep Gratitude From All at Music Museum of Nepal   To   Devasis Sharma Our Festival Programme Coordinator.

Music Museum of Nepal, Kathmandu hosted the first, second, third & fourth International Folk Music Film Festival in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and join us this year and share our enjoyment. 26th -29th November 2015.