CM congratulates Team ‘Tara: The Lost Star’

Sunday, May 12, 2024 23:00 [IST]

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CM congratulates Team ‘Tara: The Lost Star’

GANGTOK,: Chief Minister PS Golay has extended his heartiest congratulations to the entire team behind the creation of film ‘Tara: The Lost Star,’ which has made its debut at the prestigious Cannes International Film Festival 2024.

“My sincere applause goes to the director, producer, and every individual involved in bringing this cinematic masterpiece to life. I commend SaDa Productions in collaboration with Passang Mintok Films for their perseverance, dedication, and vision,” said the Chief Minister on Saturday via his social media page.

“This milestone not only marks a significant moment in our region's history but also showcases our vibrant culture and the rich narratives of the Himalayas. 'Tara: The Lost Star,' a Nepali-language social drama, promises to captivate audiences worldwide with its compelling story,” said the Chief Minister.

“The selection of our film for the market screening at the Marché Du Film, Cannes de Festival 2024, highlights the increasing recognition of regional cinema on the global stage.

This achievement is a testament to the talent, dedication, and perseverance of our filmmakers and artists. As 'Tara: The Lost Star' prepares to grace the Cannes stage, it serves as a beacon for our film industry and illuminates the creative spirit of Sikkim.

Let us unite in celebration of this momentous occasion and continue to support our filmmakers as they inspire and uplift us through their artistry,” posted the Chief Minister.


Sikkim at a Glance

  • Area: 7096 Sq Kms
  • Capital: Gangtok
  • Altitude: 5,840 ft
  • Population: 6.10 Lakhs
  • Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600 to over 28,509 ft above sea level
  • Climate:
  • Summer: Min- 13°C - Max 21°C
  • Winter: Min- 0.48°C - Max 13°C
  • Rainfall: 325 cms per annum
  • Language Spoken: Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Tibetan, English, Hindi