We are in the year 2001, a temporary ceasefire brings a much-needed break to a small war-torn village in Northern Nepal, bringing much joy among the residents. Prakash and Kiran, two young close friends, are also starting to feel the change in the air. Though they are divided by caste and social creed, they remain inseparable, and start raising a hen given to Prakash by his sister, with hopes to save money by selling her eggs. However, the hen goes missing. To find it, they embark on a journey, innocently unaware of the tyranny brought by the fragile ceasefire.

Original Title The Black Hen
German Title Die schwarze Henne
French Title The Black Hen
Other Titles Kalo pothi
Directed by Min Bahadur Bham
Country Nepal
Available Formats Blu-ray, DCP
Screenplay Min Bahadur Bham, Abinash Bikram Shah
Film Editing Nimesh Shrestha, Aziz Zhambakiev
Soundtrack Jason Kunwar
Cinematography Aziz Zhambakiev
Sound Bipon Stahpit
Décors Menuka Rai
Costumes Nanda Keshar Bham, Tara Khatri
Production Min Bahadur Bham
Runtime 90 Min.
Language Nepali/d/f oder e
Actors
Khadka Raj Nepali Prakash
Sukra Raj Rokaya Kiran
Jit Bahadur Malla Prakash's Father
Hansha Khadka Prakash's Sister
Benisha Hamal Kiran's Sister
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