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Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka, Rata Yakuma End of Ritual
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directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972; produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka (Privately Published, 2013), 18 mins
This video, filmed by Barrie Machin, features the end of the Rata Yakuma ritual of Sri Lanka.
directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972; produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka (Privately Published, 2013), 18 mins
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Rata Yakuma Ritual Part 5
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directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972; produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972 (Privately Published, 2013), 49 mins
This film, produced and directed by Barrie Machin, shows the Rata Yakuma ritual of Sri Lanka.
directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972; produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972 (Privately Published, 2013), 49 mins
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Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka, Mahason Baliya
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directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka (Privately Published, 1984), 8 mins
This film, written and filmed by Barrie Machin, is about Mahasona, the Great Cemetary Demon of southwestern Sri Lanka.
directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka (Privately Published, 1984), 8 mins
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Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka, Rata Yakuma Mask Part 7
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directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972; produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka (Privately Published, 2013), 17 mins
This video, filmed by Barrie Machin, features part of the Rata Yakuma ritual of Sri Lanka.
directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972; produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka (Privately Published, 2013), 17 mins
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Death on a Full Moon Day
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directed by Prasanna Vithanage, 1962-; performed by Kumara Karunananda, fl. 1997, Nayana Hettiarachchi, fl. 1997 and Joe Abeywickrama, 1933-2011 (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 9 mins
Told against the backdrop of civil war, endemic poverty, and the struggles of everyday life in rural Sri Lanka, Death on a Full Moon Day revolves around the central protagonist, Wannihami, a blind man with a fierce sense of independence. When his son Bandara is killed by a land mine while fighting against Tamil r...
directed by Prasanna Vithanage, 1962-; performed by Kumara Karunananda, fl. 1997, Nayana Hettiarachchi, fl. 1997 and Joe Abeywickrama, 1933-2011 (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 9 mins
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August Sun
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directed by Prasanna Vithanage, 1962-; performed by Mohamed Rahfiulla, fl. 2003, Nimmi Harasgama, fl. 1997-2012 and Peter D'Almeida, fl. 1994-2003 (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 44 mins
This filmic offering by acclaimed director Prasanna Vithanage (Walls Within and Death on a Full Moon Day) is a poignant narrative of human displacement against the backdrop of the bitter, real-life conflict between the Sinhalese and Tamil people of Sri Lanka. The film traces the experience of three individuals, e...
directed by Prasanna Vithanage, 1962-; performed by Mohamed Rahfiulla, fl. 2003, Nimmi Harasgama, fl. 1997-2012 and Peter D'Almeida, fl. 1994-2003 (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 44 mins
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Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka, Dispelling Demons
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directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka (Privately Published, 1983), 1 hour 19 mins
This film, written and filmed by Barrie Machin, is about the beliefs of villagers in southwestern Sri Lanka in demonic possession causing illness and suffering. It shows the Iramudun and the Mahasona rituals being performed.
directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka (Privately Published, 1983), 1 hour 19 mins
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Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka, Rata Yakuma Mask Part 3
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directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972; produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka (Privately Published, 2013), 2 mins
This video, filmed by Barrie Machin, features part of the Rata Yakuma ritual of Sri Lanka.
directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972; produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka (Privately Published, 2013), 2 mins
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Disappearing World, Kataragama: A God for All Seasons
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directed by Charlie Nairn, fl. 1974; produced by Charlie Nairn, fl. 1974, in Disappearing World (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1973), 53 mins
In ever-increasing numbers Sinhalese of all religions (Muslims, Christians and Buddhists) are turning to Kataragama, an ancient Hindu God, at times of trouble and desperation. Once a year pilgrims make the journey to Kataragama's shrine in southeast Sri Lanka (Ceylon) to fulfil vows by performing acts of penance a...
directed by Charlie Nairn, fl. 1974; produced by Charlie Nairn, fl. 1974, in Disappearing World (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1973), 53 mins
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Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka, Rata Yakuma Ritual Part 2
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directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972; produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka (Privately Published, 2013), 50 mins
This film, produced and directed by Barrie Machin, shows the Rata Yakuma ritual of Sri Lanka.
directed by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972; produced by Barrie Machin, fl. 1972, in Barrie Machin's Sri Lanka (Privately Published, 2013), 50 mins
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