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SHAMBHALA

Directed by
Min Bahadur Bham

Status World Premiere
Country France . Hong Kong . Nepal . Norway . Qatar . Taiwan . Turkey . USA
Original Title SHAMBHALA
Year 2024
Language Nepalese . Tibetan
Genre . Drama
Duration 150min
Distributor n/a
Status World Premiere
Country France . Hong Kong . Nepal . Norway . Qatar . Taiwan . Turkey . USA
Original Title SHAMBHALA
Year 2024
Language Nepalese . Tibetan
Genre Drama
Duration 150min
Distributor n/a
In a Himalayan polyandrous village in Nepal, newly married and pregnant Pema tries to make the best of her new life. But soon, her first husband Tashi vanishes on the trade route to Lhasa.

Accompanied by her monk de facto husband, Karma, she embarks on a journey into the unforgiving wilderness to find him, evolving into a quest of self-discovery and liberation.

Cast & crew

CAST

  • Thinley Lhamo

  • Sonam Topden

  • Tenzin Dalha

  • Karma Wangyal Gurung

PRODUCERS

  • Shooney Films

  • Co-produced by Catherine Dussart (Rithy Panh, Amos Gitai’s films), Verona Meier (Feathers, Rafiki), Shuk Fong Chong, Zeynep Koray, Justine O. (Only the River Flows, The Last Queen), Bibhakar Sunder Shakya

Festivals and awards

  • BERLINALE 2024 - COMPETITION