Nepalaya is a full service production company based in Kathmandu Nepal, with a director of
international relations in New York City. We are a close knit team with a producer and local
production team in Nepal. We provideproduction services/support to foreign crews filming in
Nepal. Be it a documentary, television show, photo shoot, or feature
film, Nepalaya Productions takes care of all your needs.Please contact Dana Moyal
Kolevzon for your next shoot in the Himalayas. Our production support includes but is not limited
Dana is a New York City-based Partner and Director of International Relations for
Nepalaya. She received her BFA in Film & Television studies in Tel Aviv
University and has worked in Television production all over the world. Dana
considers Nepal her second home, is passionate about the Himalayas, and has
extensive knowledge of how to coordinate and manage foreign productions in Nepal.
She has been working together with Kiran Shrestha since 1997 on countless projects
in Nepal. These projects include TV sitcoms, TV series, documentary films,
commercial campaigns, and photo shoots. In addition to her work at Nepa~laya, Dana
has also been a producer, associate producer, and researcher on projects for the
French/German channel ARTE, National Geographic channel, Travel Channel, History
Channel, A&E Biography, Discovery Channel, PBS, McCann Erickson, and Grey-
Israel ad agencies.
Amrit is an explorer and has travelled extensively across Nepal on foot. Our access
to his photo archives, experience and knowledge on Nepal’s culture, Landscape and
Heritage is a great asset for Nepalaya when researching for projects. He is a poet,
composer, singer, filmmaker and an avid explorer. Amrit Gurung is a well known
musician in Nepal. He is the front man of Nepal’s foremost band Nepathya.
Suresh is an experienced Director of Photography. His hands on experience from the
UMATUC era to BETA and now to HD has won him praises in Nepal and beyond. He began
his career as a DP in Nepal’s National Television. Suresh has independently filmed
various International productions, and continues to work with Nepalaya on a regular
Kiran Krishna Shrestha
Kiran heads Nepalaya in all its streams – Foreign production, publication work,
music management, and event management. He has extensive experience with A/V
production and has produced over 400 episodes of weekly TV shows on Nature, Culture,
Heritage and Lifestyle for Young Asia Television, an International TV production
network based in Sri Lanka. He has also worked as a Radio presenter for Kantipur
FM, one of Nepal’s most popular radio stations. Kiran has filmed, directed and
produced multiple independent documentaries which include – the award winning
Bhedako Oon Jasto… “In search of a song”.
Girish has practiced print journalism in Nepal for over a decade. He specializes in
Cultural Affairs. He is a filmmaker by passion. Has two independent films to his
credit including an award winning one titled – “Team Nepal”. He has worked as a
local producer for Nepalaya on multiple projects including National Geographic’s
Taboo series, several episodes for HGTV, and 2 episodes for the Dutch public channel
Pradip Khanal is in charge of
production accounts and field logistics at Nepalaya. He has hands on
experience with dealing in varied production conditions and has been
trained to work in the best and worst of conditions. Pradip normally
acts as our field producers right hand man in the field and in the
Arpan comes from a Media Background. He began his career with Nepal’s National Radio
and continued as an English News anchor on Nepal TV for 10 years. He also worked as
a producer with Young Asia TV for several years, during which he produced video
reports on issues related to Nature, Culture, Heritage and Lifestyle. Arpan works as
the executive producer for all international productions Nepalaya handles.
Alka wears many hats but specifically heads the operations department of Nepalaya.
She makes sure it all falls together coordinating communication within the various
departments in the office.
Shashi Shyam Sharma
Shashi Shyam Sharma is in charge of production accounts and field logistics at
Nepalaya. He has hands on experience with dealing in varied production conditions
and has been trained to work in the best and worst of conditions.
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