- Nawalparasi(Butwal- twice, Parasi, Kawasoti)
- Rasuwa (Dhunchhe, Kalikasthan)
- Rolpa (twice)
- Sunsari (Dharan, Itahari)
- Udayapur (Gaighat- twice)
Travelling KIMFF is an integral part of KIMFF which generates much excitement across the country by bringing a package of selected films to urban and rural areas across Nepal. So far Travelling KIMFF has covered 47 of Nepal’s 75 districts, raising awareness and disseminating information about a variety of contemporary issues relevant to Nepali people and society. Again, travelling KIMFF encourages and highlights positive social change, especially among the youth. At the same time, Travelling KIMFF cultivates appreciation of the audio-visual medium mainly among students, youths, women, and overseas, Nepali Diaspora. The year 2015 saw Travelling KIMFF was staged in Hong Kong and Macau for the first time. The success of KIMFF in these two locations means that Hong Kong and Macau can be added, along with Canada, to a regular Travelling KIMFF calendar.
KIMFF curated screening package for Toronto Nepali Film Festival (TNFF) this year.
International Film Festival collaborations
KIMFF in 2015 collaborated with various international film festivals to showcase Nepali films beyond the borders of Nepal. KIMFF initiated such partnerships to provide international platforms to Nepali filmmakers. This is also a testimony that Nepali films are not only increasing in numbers but are rising in quality as well.
Toronto Nepali Film Festival
The 6th annual Toronto Nepali Film Festival (TNFF) was held at Innis Town Hall University, Toronto on 28 March 2015 where KIMFF collaborated to make available films from Nepal through its ‘Travelling’ component. Out of the 15 films provided, 7 films were selected for screening at TNFF. The films were exposed to a large and a diverse international audience, which the films rightly deserve.
TNFF is organized by the non-profit organization based in Toronto of the same name.
Hong Kong and Macau
Himal Association organized a screening of Nepali films with the support of the local partner ‘Everest Media Limited’ based in Hong Kong titled ‘KIMFF in Hong Kong’. Two screenings was held at the Pakistani Club, Jordan on 21st February 2015. Everest Media was the local media partner for the event.
Also, a screening was organized by the Consulate General of Nepal, Hong Kong in association with Himal Association and Everest Media Limited, Hong Kong on 28 February 2015 at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
In Macau, Gurkha Ekta Inernationl De Macau Limitada organized the film screenings at the Emperor Hotel, Macau on the 23rd February 2015.
Four documentaries and a fiction film were screened at both screenings in Hong Kong and Macau. Besides the films, best of the three short film competition namely, ‘Educating Nepal, Why Poverty and Generation Green’ have also been chosen.
Himal Association organized a screening of Nepali films with the support of the local partner ‘Everest Times Inc.’ based in New York. The event was titled ‘Travelling KIMFF in New York ’. Two screenings was held at the Sherpa Kyidug Hall, Elmhurst NY on 29 th August 2015. Everest Times was the local media partner for the event.
Two documentaries and two fiction films were screened during the event.