June 28–30, 2019. Maryland.
Nepal America International Film Festival (NAIFF) is an annual film event organized by Nepal America Film Society. Every year, it brings together more than 3 thousands film enthusiasts from Maryland and greater Washington DC region including filmmakers, volunteers, community leaders, film and community organizations and businesses.
The festival showcases all genres of films including feature lengths, documentaries, animations, experimental and shorts from Nepal, America and other countries. Films from the Global Peace Film Festival Florida are also screened in the Special Sidebar Section. Additionally, films from the Washington DC, Maryland, and Virginia are screened as DMV Close-up Section.
We welcome you to join us. See you at the festival.
Nepal America Film Society (NAFS) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization based in Maryland, USA, whose mission is to bring together diverse arts and cultures through cinema. NAFS creates an international platform to promote film culture by organizing screenings, festivals, conferences and exchange programs. Since its inception in 2016, NAFS has been organizing annual Nepal America International Film Festival in Maryland.
NAFS strongly believes that cinema is the most powerful medium for effectively portraying diverse stories of people and communities. Films provide a unique opportunity to understand cultural diversity and connect the worlds – without the barrier of language. NAFS has built a unique platform for filmmakers from Nepali background, sharing the platform with other Asian American and other diaspora, American and international film enthusiasts in Maryland and beyond.