It's difficult to believe that celebrities from Nepal are also participating on international film festival as of movie stars and celebrities from Hollywood and Bollywood. But it's true. Festival of the Globe is the only festival that is multicultural, blends the world of cinema with Silicon Valley, marches into celebrity awards night and culminates with an ethnic Fair Mela and grand parade. It's a pride for Nepal as Prakash Thapa renowned as Self defense is also associated with FOG as a Global Leader. "FOG Award is a very important festival that features more than 100 winners and participation of 30 and more international movies and celebrities" -Global Leader Prakash Thapa. Also he mentions FOG is a cultural extravaganza night with music, dances, fashion shows, and performances by international performers.
Hollywood stars Jackie Chan, Martin Sheen and Bollywood stars Rani mukherji, Sonu Nigam are attending FOG. Celebrities from Nepal, Nandita Singh has already arrived a week before the Fest. Keki Adhikari and Suresh Darpan pokharel have arrived San Francisco on Wednesday to attend the fest. Famous and Prominent Nepali actor Sunil Thapa is attending FOG in order to receive an award as stated by Prakash Thapa.
Prakash Thapa has expressed his gratitude towards FOG for authorizing him as a Global leader of such a big event. The event continues for 10 days and he organized a meet for other personalities of San Francisco bay area to express their sayings on the event. After the meet they formed a associate community. The associate community members includes Harihar Dahal, Balram Pandey, Tej rai , Uttam Karki , Kailash Thapa, Bindu Sapkota , Mani Nepali Paneru, Suman Gaire, Prince Yuvraj karki and Kaushal Pratap Rana. Nandita Kc and Keki adhikari will be performing on the event as well as cultural dances will also be showcased by Nepali dancers as reported by cultural convener Bindu Sapkota. The fest will be followed by Grand cultural parade on 15th august where more numbers of Nepali Artists participants are expected.
Furthermore, Famous Nepali Celebrities like Raj Ballav koirala, Dilip Rayamajhi, Sushank Mainali, Niraj Baral are participating in Global Movie Fest. Movies like Tulasi , Sanghuro will be representing Nepali movie as reports say. Though the tickets are expensive, Nepali celebrities can buy them paying only 59 dollars to take an entrance to the event and to watch two Nepali movies premieres. This Fest is believed to be more helpful towards promoting Nepali Art, culture, film, financial constraints and tourism.