The Nepal America International Film Festival (NAIFF), organized by the Nepal America Film Society, is poised to captivate audiences once again as it returns for its 2024 edition. Scheduled to take place from June 20 to June 23, the festival promises a dynamic celebration of cinema, showcasing an eclectic mix of films from Nepal, South Asia, the USA, and around the globe.
Building on the success of the 2023 edition, which embraced in-person events, NAIFF 2024 aims to provide festival-goers with a fully immersive experience. The festival will feature a diverse array of films spanning various genres, including feature-length productions, documentaries, animations, experimental works, and shorts.
One of the highlights of the festival is the inclusion of special sections, such as screenings from the Global Peace Film Festival Florida. Additionally, the DMV Close-up Section will shine a spotlight on films from Washington DC, Maryland, and Virginia, offering a closer look at the vibrant filmmaking talent in the region.
Yubakar Rajkarnikar, the Festival Director, expressed enthusiasm for the upcoming event, stating, “We fully embraced in-person events in 2023, and we are eager and hopeful to continue offering festival visitors a fully in-person lineup of exhibitions and events in 2024 as well.”
NAIFF 2023, held at prominent venues including the AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center, Old Greenbelt Theater, and Brentwood Arts Exchange, featured industry panels, filmmaker conversations, and in-person networking events. The success of the previous edition has set high expectations for the upcoming festival.
The 2024 edition of NAIFF will build upon its success, featuring industry panels, filmmaker discussions, and more. Detailed information about the exciting lineup and events is set to be announced in the coming months, promising attendees an enriching and unforgettable cinematic experience.
Film enthusiasts, industry professionals, and curious minds alike are eagerly anticipating the Nepal America International Film Festival 2024, where the magic of storytelling through cinema will come to life once again. Save the dates and prepare for a cinematic journey that transcends borders and celebrates the universal language of film.