Direction Department

“Cinema is a matter of what’s in the frame and what’s out”

Laxminath Sharma

laxmi-nath-sharmaLaxminath Sharma is the versatile, flexible and one of the most educated director of Nepal. He has worked as a script- writer, professor, novel writer, actor, jury member and showed his talent in every possible way. He graduated in DC (D) (Diploma in Cinema Direction) from FTII (Film and Television Institution) of India, pune. He also did the training in film\TV\SGP\Animation from Asian institution of broadcasting Development Kualalmpur, Malaysia.

Talking about his carrier, he worked as a director in movies like Badlindo Akash, Sarangi, Sathhi, Bhai Teeka and many other movies. He directed   many documentary film and some Telefilms also. He was the president of Film Director’s Guild of Nepal.


Niranjan earned bachelor’s degree in Film Studies specializing in Film Direction at the Oscar International College (College of Film Studies, Nepal) in 2013 and completed two years diploma on DIGITAL ANIMATION AND VIDEO EDITING. Since then he had attained several workshop and master classes on filmmaking. His short film KAFAL PAKYO (Bayberries Have Ripened) travelled to more than 65 film festivals and won 5 different awards including Best Film and Best Director at various festivals. He was also appreciated by Film Development Board, Nepal for promoting Nepali film to international market.