Soongava is a Nepali Drama Film written and directed by Subarna Thapa, it is Nepal's first lesbian film.
Diya, 22 hoped to become a professional dancer, encouraged by her best friend Kiran. Whilst her parents have promised her hand to a stranger, her friendship with Kiran develops into a love affair. Transgressing local morals and tradition, Diya breaks off with her fiance to live with her girlfriend. But by living out their lifestyle in the light of day, the young women expose themselves to real danger.
The film was also selected as the Nepalese Entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 86th Academy Awards.