Pasang Dawa Sherpa

Pasang Dawa Sherpa

5th Batch


Director / Editor / Producer

To tell strong and poetic stories, Pasang Dawa Sherpa utilized his life elements and experiences that always inspired him, to make films. He was graduated in Film Studies from Oscar International College, Nepal in 2013 AD.
His graduation Film “The Rattling Fan” was honored with “Audience Choice Award” in 3rd Ekadeshma International Film Festival and “Best Film Critic Award” in Sahar International Short Film Festival, and was officially selected in few film festivals around the world. He was appreciated by the Hyolmo Society of America Woodside, New York for promoting Nepali film, Hyolmo Sherpa culture, and language to the international market.
Being passionate about cinema, Sherpa became a member of Bikalpa Cinema Society Nepal in 2015 AD. He also simultaneously worked as a director, writer, and editor in the Nepali film industry. He completed another short film “The Cave” in 2016 AD which was also officially selected in select film festivals around the world. Recently he is working on his feature-length project called ‘A Hidden Tale Behind the Mist’ which was selected in “Docskool” Clinik. Kathmandu in 2018 and Arthouse Produire Au Sud Kolkata 2020.

Project Highlights

  • Guitar (Short) 2012 Film Writer/Director/Producer
  • Suvash (Short) 2013 Film Writer/Director/Producer
  • KyarKyarPankha (Short) 2014 Writer/Director/Producer
  • Growing Hope (Documentary) 2014 Director/Editor
  • Shadow under small tree (short) 2016 Writer/Director/Producer –
  • Fukpa (short) 2016 Writer/Director/Producer
  • Rhangyul (Documentary) 2017 Director/Editor
  • 4 HOURS (Documentary) 2018 Producer/Editor
  • Tse-Thar (Short Film) 2019 Writer/Director/Editor

Achievements and Awards

  • KyarKyarPankha (Short) 2014
    • 2014 Official selected and honored with “Audience Choice Award” in Ekadeshma Festival De’ Contemporary Cinema Nepal
    • 2014 Kathmandu International Mountain Film Festival Nepal
    • 2015 Tronto Nepali Film Festival Canada.
      2015 International Short Film Festival Landau – La.Meko Germany.
    • 2015 Strawberry Shorts Film Festival Cambridge (UK).
    • 2016 The 15th International Student Film and Video Festival of Beijing Film Academy.
    • 2016 Auburn Indie Student Film Festival United State.
    • 2016 IndieWise FREE Virtual Festival Florida United States.
    • 2017 Sahar International Short Film Festival (3rd).
  • Fukpa (short) 2016
    • 2016 Ekadeshma International Film Festival
    • 2017 1st Oscar Int Film College Short Film Competition
    • 2017Berlin Flash Film Festival