Bestselling Nepali novel ‘Sallipir’, written by Nayanraj Pandey will be adapted as movie, makers informed to MM. Aljazeera Film Festival winner Ashok Thapa Magar will helmed the movie.
Makers have finished the location hunting for shooting and they are planning to shoot at Everest base camp in Solukhumbu region. This international funded project will have 3 crore budget and it seems the project gonna huge.
According to sources, process of screenplay writing is in process and the shooting will take place within the year of 2020. The book which chronicles the life of two parallel characters Pema and Karma, the movie will based in it.
The ‘Sallipir’ book was published by Fineprint publication house and it was best-selling Nepali novel.