Movie Review: Katha Kathmandu
Nepali Upcoming movie Katha Kathmandu is going to hit theatres around the nation on Sept 28.
Sangita Shrestha is the debuted movie director of Katha Kathmandu. She is also a Writer and tele-serial director.
Shrestha is the director of the series Katha Premka. She used to air on Kantipur Television. Kathama Aljhiyeko Prem is an anthology of short stories written by her.
The film features actors Priyanka Karki, Aayushman DS Joshi, Sanjog Koirala, Sandhya KC, Prekshya Adhikari, and Pramod Agrahari, and presents the stories of, as the poster of the film promises, lust, love and life. The film also features a cameo role by singer Indira Joshi.
According to producers, Aahana Films, the film portrays the separate stories of separate characters residing in Kathmandu.
It is the first movie where Priyanka Karki and Ayushman Ds Joshi are featuring together in a same movie
According to the movie director,the seeds of Katha Kathmandu were sown very early on when she was directing the tele-serial. The series not only garnered good responses but also offered to direct a feature. She was not yet prepared to do a feature then. Instead, she wrote a short collection, the response from which further buoyed her as a storyteller. In the upcoming feature, She has tried to tell an all-too-familiar story but with a different approach.
The movie song Ratka Kura has become a viral song sung by star singer Indira Joshi. We hope the movie is a one piece movie.
Synopsis of Katha Kathmandu
Movie: KATHA KATHMANDU
Cast: Priyanka Karki, Pramod Agrahari, Ayushman Desraj Joshi, Sanjog Koirala, Sandhya KC & Prekshya Adhikari
Songs: Ratka Kura,Jun ani Tara
Costume: Rojina (Kaira Boutique)
Dubbing: Machindra Rai Kulung
Sound Design & Mixing: Manoj Rajbhandari
Background Score: Shailesh Shrestha
Music: Mohit Munal, Kamal Khatri, Pradip Bastola & Suraj Bikram Thapa (Bullet Flo)
Action: Asta Maharjan
Colorist & VFX: Bharat Regmi
Editor: Mitra Gurung
Production Controller: Umesh Shrestha
Production: Buddhi Lal Magar
Script: Sangita Shrestha
Cinematographer: Lujaw Singh
Producers: Bijay Rai
Assistant Director: Bibek Lama
Written & Directed By Sangita Shrestha
Highlights Nepal has released the Katha Kathmandu movie trailer from its own YouTube Channel #HighlightsNepal