THE FIRST DANCE – Punchline Cinéma


A film by

Marc Gurung
Sajita (18) and her husband Prabal (30), newlyweds from Nepal, obtained a one-month visa to celebrate their wedding in France thanks to Kamal (40), the latter's brother. In Prabal’s eyes, this trip is a form of bonding with his wife, but for Sajita, it’s an opportunity to escape.

Crew List

Screenwriter & Director: Marc Gurung

Producers : Lucas Tothe & Sylvain Lagrillère

Image and Sound Details

Release Date: 2021

Language: Nepali / Subtitles: French, English
Frame/Aspect ratio: 1:85
Format: Digital 2K / Screening Format: DCP  Sound: 5.1

  • France
  • 2021
  • 25 min
Festivals and Awards

  • Selected for the Talents en court program/CNC of the Djamel Comedy Club 2020