Mountain Queen: The Summits of Lhakpa Sherpa’ selected for 48th TIFF « Khabarhub
Wednesday, July 24th, 2024

Mountain Queen: The Summits of Lhakpa Sherpa’ selected for 48th TIFF

28 July 2023  

Time taken to read : < 1 Minute

  • A
  • A
  • A

KATHMANDU: The ‘Mountain Queen: The Summits of Lhakpa Sherpa’ is set to have its world premiere at the 48th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).

This is yet another Nepali story that has been selected in a prestigious international film festival after ‘The Red Suitcase’ that made it to the Venice Film Festival this year.

The ‘Mountain Queen: the Summits of Lhakpa Sherpa’ is based on the life and times of renowned female mountain climber, Lhakpa Sherpa, who scaled the highest mountain in the world- Mt Everest- (Sagarmatha) for a record ten times in 2022.

Directed by Lucy Walker, the film documents the ‘remarkable’ life of the 49-year-old mother of three besides narrating her mountaineering feat.

The 48th edition of TIFF is scheduled from September 7 to 17 in Canada.

Publish Date : 28 July 2023 15:07 PM

NHRC urges against appointment of controversial figures to public office

KATHMANDU; The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has called upon

Govt forms probe commission following Saurya plane crash

KATHMANDU: A probe commission has been formed in response to

Govt reclaims Bansbari land previously occupied by Chandbagh Residency

KATHMANDU: The land previously seized by Chandbagh Residency Pvt Ltd,

RSP calls for air safety

KATHMANDU: The Rastriya Swatantra Party (RSP) has expressed grief over

Teaching Hospital premises in mourning: Relatives in tears

KATHMANDU: The Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH) in Maharajgunj is