`Kina Maya Ma` nominated for awards in Nepal

Updated: Aug 24, 2011, 15:27 PM IST

Nepal: Nepalese film `Kina Maya Ma`, shot entirely in Sikkim and starring `Indian Idol III` winner Prashant Tamang, has been nominated in two award categories in Nepal.

Produced by prominent Nepalese film producers Channel Ace, the movie is directed by Chunilal Ghimeray and has been nominated for at the CG Digital Film Awards of Kathmandu.

The film has been nominated in best story (Chunilal Ghimeray) and best choreography (Govind Rai) categories of the awards festival, the production house sources said.

The CG Digital Film Awards, a premier film event in Nepal, will take place on September 8, 2011.

The Sikkim premiere of the movie is scheduled on August 27 in Gangtok.

Shot entirely in Sikkim, the film has Kathmandu-based model-turned-actress Sumina Ghimire opposite Tamang.

It also features several actors from Sikkim and Darjeeling Hills, familiar faces in local productions.

PTI