Ngima Gelu Lama

Ngima Gelu Lama


Ngima Gelu Lama is a photographer turned writer, director and producer. He studied Masters in Film Direction at Kino Eyes: The European Movie Masters program (2018-2020) in Lisbon, Edinburgh and Tallinn for which he received a full Erasmus plus scholarship.

His debut short film Phulsiri (2016) won Best Children film award in Nepal and was screened in dozen of film festivals across the world. His documentary short Home (2020) was premiered at Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen (2021), where he was awarded Prize of the Ecumenical Jury – Honorable Mention. Adaptação (2020) is his graduation film project. His next project Kathmandu Monsoon, a documentary short, is currently in post production.


Kvikmyndir leikstjórans á RIFF

Children & Youth Program, Short Film Programs 9+
Year: 2020
A feeble teen finds that love is under threat in a world run by bullies, and only...