KATMANDÚ, A MIRROR IN THE SKY
DIRECTOR: Icíar Bollaín
PRODUCTION DESIGNER: Laia Colet
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Media Films
SYNOPSIS: Laia is a Catalan professor. After her first trip to Kathmandu and seeing all the injustices suffered by the children there, she decided to marry Tshiring Sherpa, a Nepali citizen, soley for legal reasons. She remained in Kathmandu and founded a school for children and disadvantaged girls. In time Laia and Tshiring began to fall in love.
This is a story of a woman who decides to break away from her former life and to try something to change the world.