Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival

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Documentary Program: In Search of a Nation

November 18, 2018 @ 12:45 pm - 2:45 pm

Director: Prakash Angdembe
105 mins | Documentary | Bhutan, India, Nepal  | Nepali

Desh Khojdai Janda’s film documents the more than 120,000 forgotten Nepali-speaking Bhutanese citizens from Bhutan who spent two decades in refugee camps (some of whom are still living there) in Jhapa and Morang, Nepal. Their years of repatriation struggle to their homeland continues with the character
Karbari Kaka.

Producer Pralhad Gurung is expected in attendance for a post film Q&A.


November 18, 2018
12:45 pm - 2:45 pm
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