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15 October 2021 UK

I AM BELMAYA follows the 14 year journey of Belmaya, a young 21-year-old woman from a low social caste (Dalit) in Nepal who is given an opportunity to change her life through the lens of a camera which is soon to be released to coincide with – INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE GIRL – 11 OCT.

I am hugely touched and impressed by this beautiful

work. Five shining stars from me” JOANNA LUMLEY

“Important and inspiring” Anna Smith, Girls on Film Podcast

★★★★★ UK Film Review    ★★★★ Total Film

‘My heart is singing. It’s so refreshing to come across a real story. There’s no lies. You just speak the truth and this comes out so beautifully in the film.’
Thomas Kelly, Photographer and cinematographer

I Am Belmaya is an extraordinarily intimate window into Belmaya’s world, giving an insight into the brutality of life for many girls and women in Nepal, and showing her determination to challenge social norms and transcend the life she was born into. 

I AM BELMAYA celebrated its Premiere at Curzon Soho 4th October, and will be released in cinemas and on demand at Curzon Home Cinema and BFI Player from 15th October. 

For all of the information you need on dates, times and tickets, please visit SCREENINGS – I AM BELMAYA

Check out the official trailer from Sue Carpenter below