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WE ARE WITH DR. KC

Directed by GOPAL SHIVAKOTI | 90' | Nepal

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Synopsis

Dr. Govinda KC, orthopedic surgeon and prominent campaigner against corruption has in the past five years spent over 100 days on hunger strike at different times, seeking reforms in medical colleges and hospitals. His fight has been against a government heavily influenced by corrupt medical merchants who resist regulation of medical colleges. Social sector activists, medical professionals, students and citizens come together to support Dr. KC in his crusade against medical irregularities and corruption in the larger society.

ABOUT DIRECTOR

Gopal Shivakoti has been making documentary films and working in digital media since 2004. He is primarily a visual editor who also does 2D animation, motion-graphics and filming. He has been a key resource person at “Young-Cuts! The filmmaking workshop” for the past eight years. His filmography includes In Search of the Searchman, When Shall I See My Daddy, Save Gangamaya, War Crime, Pinky Gurung, Gai Jatra, Chain and Worship and Bicycle Hero.

FSA Year :   2019
Runtime :  90'
Language :   English, Nepali,
Country :   Nepal,
Director :   GOPAL SHIVAKOTI, GOVINDA SIWAKOTI
Producer :  
Release Year :   2019

FILM AT FESTIVAL

Selection Type: Main
Festival Edition: 2019
Award: