Rising

Rising from a natural disaster, a young girl finds strengths and empowers herself through self-learning and creates a future for herself.

  • Manish Adhikari
    Director
  • Maryam Mohammadi
    Director
  • Homayun Akram
    Writer
  • Ovinuchi Ejiohuo
    Producer
  • Muhammad Edrees Chahabi
    Producer
  • Tofiq Shaiq
    Producer
  • Mary C. Schaffer
    Producer
  • Maulooda Yaqubi
    Producer
  • Alina Kaptain
    Key Cast
  • Anju Kaptain
    Key Cast
  • Nisha RK
    Key Cast
  • Rikita BK
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student, Web / New Media
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 10 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    August 8, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    0 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Nepal
  • Country of Filming:
    Nepal
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Manish Adhikari, Maryam Mohammadi

Manish Adhikari is a filmmaker, Director and Editor based and from Nepal in South-East Asia.

Starting from making videos with his mobile phone, Manish Adhikari decided to attend the Oscar International College of film studies in Kathmandu, Nepal in 2016. In that same year, he co-founded a production house called Red Circle.

He directed the PSA short films Online Friends and Beyond the Screen in 2018 for Non-Governmental Organization CZOPE and ChildSafeNet. He was the Assistant Director for the feature length Nepali film Jasmine in 2017 and similarly got an opportunity to work as Line Production Manager for the feature documentary Dancing Joy produced by Kate Tsubata from the United States in 2018.

Rising is the current film that he directed as a PSA short film for the 14th International Youth Media Summit held in Pokhara, Nepal in 2019.

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