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Highway to Dhampus (2014)

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When Laxmi, headmistress of a small orphanage in Nepal, is visited by a rich socialite attempting to fix her image through charitable acts, a chain of events is set in motion that affects ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Rachel Hurd-Wood ... Elizabeth James
Gunner Wright ... Colt Morgan
Suesha Rana Suesha Rana ... Laxmi
Raj Ballav Koirala Raj Ballav Koirala ... Ajit Thapa
Deshbhakta Khanal Deshbhakta Khanal ... Mahendra Sharma
Sayush Gurung Bajracharya ... Prabhujee
Sophie McShera ... Ginny Topham
Vinzenz Kiefer ... Nino Neumann
Masha Tokareva ... Sabina Kretchman
Sunil Shrestha ... Arjun
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Craig Izzard Craig Izzard ... Guest
Belinda Kassinen Belinda Kassinen ... Guest
Shaun Lucas Shaun Lucas ... Guest
Mike Parish ... Guest
Santi Scinelli ... Guest
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Storyline

When Laxmi, headmistress of a small orphanage in Nepal, is visited by a rich socialite attempting to fix her image through charitable acts, a chain of events is set in motion that affects everyone involved. Ajit, the western-savvy bush pilot, Colt, the American photojournalist and chaperone, and even Elizabeth, the spoiled British heiress, all discover their own reasons to ultimately change for the better. Written by Anonymous

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We look at the sky, but we walk on the ground.

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Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for thematic elements including an accident image
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Country:

Nepal | USA | UK

Language:

English | Nepali

Release Date:

18 October 2014 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Kathmandu, Nepal See more »

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fiftyfilms See more »
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Beautiful film full of heart
10 June 2015 | by tnoblakeSee all my reviews

This is a beautiful film in every sense of the word. Set in breathtaking Nepal, the setting and camera work weave a spell. The landscape becomes a living character in the film and pulls each character in a different direction. The story revolves around a British socialite in need of redemption and purpose in life, an American photographer who has lost his faith in what matters in life, a Nepalese pilot with feet in two worlds, and the director of an isolated Nepalese orphanage who possesses a beautiful heart and quiet spirituality. The Nepalese actors are the standouts, telling the story of their characters and their people with genuine feeling and depth. Highway to Dhampus is a story of love, beauty, transformation and faith in a shared humanity. I laughed, cried, and was moved deeply by this beautiful little film.


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