KATHMANDU, APR 09 – The Alliance Française de Katmandou is hosting an exclusive one-time screening of the documentary film Women of the Mountains at its premises in Tripureshwor today. The screening is scheduled to commence from 5:30 pm.
Women of the Mountains is a film by Canadian filmmaker Martine Breuillaud. It is a story about three Nepali women, sisters from a Chettri family, who became pioneers in the Nepali tourism industry by promoting female trekking guides in Nepal. The film follows their efforts at empowering Nepali women through adventure tourism.
The screening will also have English subtitles.
The filmmaker, as well as the Chettri sisters, will be attending the programme. They will also be present for a question-and-answer session after the screening.