National Cinema award is announced and awarded to Nepalese Filmmakers on Various title. The award function was at president’s house Shital niwas . President Bidhya Devi Bhandari Distributed National Cinema award 2073 (2016 AD) . This award Program was organised by Nepal film development board . This board is active from 2000 working on Nepali movie Sector (regulating and developing Nepali movies) . Basundhara Bhusal was honored by Lifetime Achievement Award with cash prize of 3 lakh 51 thousand one hundred and one. Following are the winner of National Cinema award 2073 (2016 AD).
- Best movie : pashupati prasad
- Best Director : Dipendra k khanal ( From movie pashupati prasad)
- Best Actor : Dayahang rai (from movie kabbadi kabbadi )
- Best Actress : Namrata shrestha (from movie Classic)
- Best Story writer : khagendra lamichane (from movie Pashupati prasad)
- Best Cinematographer : Purusottam pradhan and sanjay lama ( movie Dreams )
- Best Editor : Surendra poudel ( from movie classic)
- Jury Award (Director ) : Bhuwan k.C (from movie Dreams)
- Best Indigenous Film : Yumpo Deurali (gurung language Cinema)
Despite the award Film development board provided special Identity card for the 27 popular contributor in Nepalese movies era. These includes rajesh hamal , Hribansha acharya , Manadankrishna shrestha and more.