About us

Brief Introduction;

The Bhutanese Film Industry has come a long way since the production of its first feature film “GASA LAMAI SINGYE” produced by Ugetsu Communication in 1988. This was followed by “PHAMA” produced by Pel-vision in 1995.

After a break of three long years, the first ever full-length commercial feature film “JIGDREL” produced by Norling Drayang in 1998, was an Ice-Breaker for commercial feature film making culture in Bhutan and the self proclaimed Bhutanese film Industry (yet to achieve industry status) took its first baby steps. Thereafter, within a year, eight local feature films were produced.

  • 09/09/99 -The Motion Pictures Association of Bhutan (MPAB) was
    established with 11 members.
  • 02/05/01 -The 1st National Film Awards was instituted.
  • 2001-2003 -Dzongkha Development Commission(DDC) funded (partially)
    The 1st, 2nd & 3rd National Film Awards.
  • 2004-2007 -Zimdra Industries provided full financial support to organize the
    4th, 5th & 6th National Film Awards.
  • 2008 – Onwards -the RGOB provided fund for the same activity as a regular support to this Industry with a fund of Nu. 1 million to organize the annual event.
  • 02/09/2014- Registered as Mutual Benefit Organisation with Civil Society Organisation Authority of Bhutan



  • Uphold our unique Culture, tradition and language through the medium of film.
  • Encourage the growth of professionalism in the motion picture industry.
  • Cultivate the usefulness and exert every influence to improve the moral, social, cultural and intellectual standing of all persons connected with the profession of motion picture.
  • Cultivate social intercourse and cooperation amongst its members and any other organizations, individuals, or authorities in the interest of the motion picture industry of Bhutan.
  • Facilitate, Support, protect and voice for the general interest of the association and act as the bridge between the Industry & the Government.



  • Recipient of Gold Medal from His Majesty The Druk Gyalpo during the 102nd National Day. (In appreciation for our huge contribution to the National Goal of GNH).
  • Bhutanese film ranking highest in the Media Impact study 2008 & the foreign media content influence study (42% for Bhutanese film over 38% for Hollywood & Bollywood put together)
  • Being able to gain confidence of our local audiences & phase out foreign films without any external pressure or law & capture the prime time.
  • Creating more than a 1000 jobs for our Bhutanese youths.
  • Creating Platform for the talented Bhutanese youths.



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