Saturday, January 16, 2016: 10:00 am until 2:00 pm
Patterson Park Community Center
Facilitator and Movie Director: Suraj Subba Nalbo
Nationally-awarded film maker from Nepali movie industry
Since 25 January 1970, Suraj Subba Nalbo has emerged as a significant person in the world of filmmaking. Starting with the movie, Angsha Banda in 1996, he created history by getting six National Awards from the Nepal Film Development Board.
He has received -- at last count -- twenty-one awards for his work as a screen writer. He also has awards for Best Jury Director, Best Script Writer, Best Director, and Best Movie.
He owns the production house named "Mang Heem Films, PVT.LTD" and he writes for the teleserials like Nalekheyeko Saino for Nepal Television, Gharpariwar for Nepal Television, and Nari for Kantipur Television.
BCAA was honored to have him in our presence in Akron, Ohio, USA. He is here through the sponsorship of the Bhutanese Community Association of Akron, which presented him with an Honorific Acclimation Award, in acknowledgement of his outstanding career, long list of credits, and for working with our youth.
The pictures below were taken throughout Director Nalbo's two-day presence in Akron. For those of you who were not able to attend, you can share in the joy of the moment through these pictures. For those of you who were there, may they bring fond memories of the events.