Bulbul Movie (2019) Cast & Crew, Release Date, Story, Review, Poster, Trailer, Budget, Collection


February 15, 2019
1hr 56min
Status: released

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Bulbul Movie Details:

Release date15 February 2019
(Falgun 3, 2075)
Running time1hr 56min
StarringSwastima Khadka
Mukun Bhusal
Joes Pandey
Laxmi Bardewa
Dipak Chhetri
Ujwal Adhikari
Alina Karki
Directed byBinod Paudel
StoryBinod Paudel
ScreenplayBinod Paudel
Produced byAbeeral Thapa
Bhim Thapa
Raju Paudel
Purushottam Pandey
Cinematographer Sushan Prajapati
Edited byAnimesh Sapkota
Music byBackground Score: Noble Freaks
Song: Koshis Chhetri
Production companyAwaken Production
DistributionStation 5 & FD Company

Bulbul Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Swastima Khadka
  • Mukun Bhusal
  • Joes Pandey
  • Laxmi Bardewa
  • Dipak Chhetri
  • Ujwal Adhikari
  • Alina Karki


A story about a woman who drives a tempo (3-wheeled micro-bus service). The film touches on topics of couples separated because one person leaves to work abroad, and life for the person who stays behind, among many other themes.

About Bulbul Movie:

Bulbul (Nepali: बुलबुल) is a Nepalese drama film written and directed Binod Poudel. It stars Swastima Khadka, and Mukun Bhusal in the lead roles. The story line is about a woman who drives tempo for a living in Kathmandu.

The film was released on 15 February 2019. It was selected as the Nepalese entry for the Best International Feature Film at the 92nd Academy Awards, but it was not nominated.

Bulbul Movie Awards & Nominations:

2020National Film Awards NepalBest DirectorBinod PoudelWon
2020National Film Awards NepalBest ActressSwastima KhadkaWon
2020Academy AwardsBest International Feature FilmBulbulSelected to represent Nepal