Dipa Basnet is a film graduate from College of Film Studies (Tribhuvan University), she is currently doing her masters. A well-appreciated new kind of film cinema in Nepali Film Industry “Antaraal” is her first feature length debut direction film.
Her journey to a feature length started since 2004 when she started to work in theatres. She performed in 25 stage dramas. “Bhado” is her first short film officially selected in Torronto Nepali Film Festival in 2011 apart from which she has directed several other short films and documentaries.
She worked as video editor in Terai Television in 2007 and in Nepal Forum of Environmental Journalist from 2008 to 2011.
Her young career has some good achievements like participation in prize winning Broadway American Drama “A RAISING IN THE SUN” on March 21, 2007; participation in a play – Soor, Mudra Haruko Mahabhoj and Barud Satabdi in 2062, play –Bisthapan in 2063; participation in The 2nd World Congress in Yoga & Naturopathy (25-29 June 2002), Kathmandu, Nepal, Organized by, The Open University for Complementary Medicines, Sri-Lanka-Nepal Branch; first prize in Debate Competition in Ghar Aagan Manch, first prize in Debate Competition by Children Welfare Council, etc.
Her greatest achievement till date is the national award 2070 where she was awarded as the best director award 2070 from her debut feature movie "Antaral", previously she was awarded as the best debut director on D'Cine award 2070.
As her second most awaited project, Nepali feature movie "Shree panch Ambarey" is going to be released on Mangsir-5'2071 where we can watch her expertise as the best movie director.
Currently, she is working on her new projects in Jibansathi Films Pvt. Ltd. as scriptwriter and director. (For reference: www.jibansathifilms.com)
Antaral (1013) first movie
Shree Panch Ambare (2014) Second movie.
'Shree Panch Ambare' is absolutely a social movie based on different groups of our social which is presented by Jibansathi Films & Directed by Dipa Basnet. This movie not only provides entertainment but also reflects our social culture before the people. In every field, at least one of the man is found as if he is the king. Shee Panch Ambare is the story of a man who wants to be a king of his own field .
Production Company: Jibansathi films Pvt. Ltd.
Director: Dipa Basnet
Producer: T.N. Acharya, Deepak Acharya
Story/Screenplay: Abhimanyu Nirabi
Concept/Casting Director: Jibansathi Basnet
Music: Basanta sapkota, Kaliprasad Baskota, Yama budhha, Babu Bogati
Cinematographer: Ganesh Kumar Shrestha
Editor/Graphics: Chandan Dutta
Playback: Sanup Poudel, Shiva Pariyar, Yama Buddha, Milan Amatya etc.
Fight Director: Yogendra Shrestha
Choreographer: Shiva B.K., Nirmal Lama, Naresh Bir singh,
Poster Designer: Aananda Maharjan
Distribution: Digital Cinema Nepal
Background Score: Binod Kumar Bhujel
Artists: Saugat Malla, Keki Adhikari, Priyanka Karki, Bikram singh, Yama Buddha, Matin khan, Raj Gadaili, Lokmani Sapkota, Niru Khadka, Riya shrestha,Sirjana Adhikari, Abiral Adhikari, Diwaj Rai, Salikram Bhandari, Kaji Ramtel, Safala Bhattarai, Saroj Basnet, Rupak Ramtel, Rajesh Budhathoki, Sudip Karki, Ananya Gautam, Amar Lama, Abhaya lama, Prativa Dhakal, Susant Karki, Prajwol Adhikari, Aastha Sijapati, Rajesh Nath, Peter prince ect