Pasa Puchah Guthi UK (PPGUK) are delighted to announce the Global Premiere of Nepal's first animated feature film – The Legend of Shankhadhar: Shankhadharyaa Baakha.
The film is a biopic on Shankhadhar Shakhwa, an ordinary merchant from Kathmandu who cleared everyone's debt and started Nepal's original era, Nepal Samvat, on 20th October 879 AD.
The Legend of Shankadhar is written by Sanyukta Shrestha and music by Bishwo Shahi & Ganga Thapa. The film is animated, produced & directed by Sanyukta Shrestha & Niyukta Shrestha under the banner yantrakala (www.yantrakala.com) with a passion for preserving and spreading Nepalese history, culture and tradition through entertaining and creative animated features.
The global premiere will be held on Sunday 11 December 2016 with following details:
Venue: Safari Cinema, Harrow Station Road, Town Centre, Harrow HA1 2TU