Are you a Nepali movie fan? Do you want to know all about Nepali movies? If your answer to these questions is yes then you probably want to know about where you can find some reliable information on movies, actors and other people associated with the films.
The world has become a global village. With the improved technology and media, we can get information and news on the go. So, is the case with the world of movies. With movies gaining so much popularity and being so close to people’s heart, the news and media for the movies have also got wide. Today we can have news about the movies, directors, actors and all the drama that happens behind the scenes.
There are a lot of mediums to find some reliable information on movies, actors and other people associated with the films. One of them is print media. Print media carries much about the Nepali movies. This includes magazines and newspaper both alike. The internet has many options as well. Like in Bollywood and Hollywood, there may not be a lot of media or paparazzi following the movie industry but this doesn’t mean there aren’t any. The only reason that there isn’t any media circus around the Nepali movie industry is because the Nepali movie industry hasn’t grown up to that level. We have magazines and newspaper that write about the Nepali cinema regularly.
The small screen also has programs that are based on Nepali movies; almost every news channel covers Nepali film news. Nepal television, Kantipur, Image Channel, Sagarmatha Television, Terai and others have Nepali movie based programs and news. The audio media hasn’t left out the news and information from the Nepali movies either. Audio media like Radio Nepal, Kantipur and other FM channels also have programs based on the news of the Nepali movies. Similarly, there is the popular print medias which never misses to mention the hot happenings of the Nepali movie industry. Some of the major newspapers like Kantipur, Annapurna Post, Nagarik, and Samachar Patra have entertainment pages where they publish all the news on Nepali movies.
Some of these magazines and newspaper or the TV programs can also include gossips and interesting news, which may be fun to read but they must not be believed all the time. there are also many mews regarding the movie release, making of the movie, casts and story or genre and so on. The news can also include interview of famous actors or newcomers, directors, writers and other associates of the movies. They also have information of the new releases and the new actors and actresses on the block. This helps a lot on the relationship between film people and the viewers, who love to know more about their favorite artists.
There is a special publication devoted to the entire Nepali movie news. The Kamana Publications publishes a monthly magazine, named Kamana. Likewise, television programs such as Glamor Guff, Chitra Lahar, Clap Board, Rajatpat, all discuss and promote Nepali movies. These programs can also have sections devoted to different aspects of the movie such as songs, interviews, new movie trailers, games and quizzes for the viewers. These programs and news related to Nepali movie and film industry are a medium to connect with the audience and the fans. They make a positive impact on the enthusiasts of Nepali movies.
While there are other news about movie release, making of the movie, starting of a movie, and so on. The Sunday or the Saturday columns are dedicated to the review of a movie, and if a prominent Nepali is released, then it takes up that space. Many a times, you get to read interview of famous actors or new comers, directors, writers and other associates of the movies. This helps in the relationship between film people and the viewers, who love to know more about their favorite artists. Likewise, television programs, such as Glamor Guff, Chitra Lahar, Clap Board, Rajatpat, all discuss and promote Nepali movies. These programs also have sections devoted to movie songs, interviews, new movie trailers, games and quizzes for the viewers. The same is true of the news delivered on the audio media, through various frequencies. Among other radio channels, Radio Nepal and Sagarmatha FM have made a positive impact on the enthusiasts of Nepali movies, by having programs that promotes Nepali movie music and other news. It will be sad not to mention the role of the internet, in preserving and exciting interest in people, regarding Nepali movies.
Such viewership and interest of the audience is important for the survivor and promotion of the Nepali film industry. Without audience the Nepali film industry has no future and the Nepali movie news is one way to be connected to the movie industry.
For an enthusiast and a fan, there are plenty of options to know about Nepali movies, and be informed of the new trends and films being made. Until and unless, there are viewers Nepali movies cannot survive on their own. For the viewers, all I will say is support the Nepali film industry, give suggestions and be part of the Nepali movies.