Rajan Kathet is a Nepal based filmmaker. A graduate of the European Masters DocNomads, he is a Berlinale Talents alumnus and Global Media Makers Fellow. Rajan’s first feature documentary, “No Winter Holidays,” premiered in the International First Feature Competition section of the Sheffield DocFest 2023. The film is a DMZ Docs Industry Fund recipient, winner of the HAF/WIP Documentary and HAF Goes to Cannes Award, and a finalist at the Whickers TV & Documentary Pitch 2020. His short fiction, “Bare Trees In The Mist (2019),” was screened at several international film festivals, including the Toronto International Film Festival 2019, Tampere Film Festival, HKIFF, kimff, Encounters Film Festival and Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia. Rajan collaborates with national and international filmmakers through his production company Salpa Films. He is engaged in film education and mentors young filmmakers through his involvement in local film schools and filmmaking workshops. He regularly contributes to the Kathmandu International Mountain Film Festival (kimff) DocLab.