KIMFF 2022: Call for Entries

8th- 12th December 2022
Lazimpat, Kathmandu, Nepal


Get ready for the 20th Kathmandu International Mountain Film Festival (kimff) from December 8-12, 2022 as always organized by the Himal Association. kimff 2022 will screen timely, engaging and exciting films about mountain communities, sports, the environment, cultures and societies from around the globe. kimff 2022 will celebrate the complexity and diversity of mountain life with a special focus on stories that reflect the realities of mountain communities in sustaining and protecting their natural environment.

The kimff team is optimistic that the situation is improving and celebrating a return to normalcy. We plan to host a hybrid festival that allows live theatre screenings while observing health
guidelines, with live audiences, and opportunities to build camaraderie among the film community. Simultaneously, we will build on the success of our hybrid festival in 2021 to continue online programs engaging both national and global audiences.

KIMFF 2022 Entry Form


Submission Guidelines


The submission deadline for entries is 2nd September, 2022.

Important Dates and Deadlines

Interested filmmakers are requested to mark the following timeline.
Date Timeline
1st January 2020 Films made after this date are eligible .
2nd September 2022 Last date for submission of entry.
16th October 2022 Final selection of entries.
13th November 2022 Last date for submission of final print.
8th – 12th December 2022 Celebrating kimff 2022.