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Delovak Atara
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directed by Lester James Peries, 1919-; produced by Anton Wickremasinghe, fl. 1966-1975; performed by Tony Ranasinghe, fl. 1964-2010, Asoka Peiris, 1942-2007, Jeevarani Kurukulasooriya, fl. 1962-1968, J.B.L. Gunasekara, fl. 1966-1973 and Suwineetha Abeysekera, fl. 1966-1971 (Sri Lanka: Lester James Peries Productions, 1966), 2 hours 4 mins
This drama, directed by Lester James Peries and featuring Tony Ranasinghe, Suwineetha Abeysekera, and J.B.L. Gunasekara, is about a rich young man who becomes involved in a murder cover-up.
directed by Lester James Peries, 1919-; produced by Anton Wickremasinghe, fl. 1966-1975; performed by Tony Ranasinghe, fl. 1964-2010, Asoka Peiris, 1942-2007, Jeevarani Kurukulasooriya, fl. 1962-1968, J.B.L. Gunasekara, fl. 1966-1973 and Suwineetha Abeysekera, fl. 1966-1971 (Sri Lanka: Lester James Peries Productions, 1966), 2 hours 4 mins
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Flowers of the Sky
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directed by Prasanna Vithanage, 1962-; performed by Malini Fonseka, 1949-, Kaushalaya Fernando, fl. 1996-2012 and Dilhani Ekanayake, 1973- (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 26 mins
Flowers of the sky represents the effects of economic and cultural globalization on Sri Lankan society, dealing with such issues as HIV, homosexuality and the status of women. The center of the film is Rani, an actress who has been forgotten by the society that once idolized her. She rents out rooms to couples...
directed by Prasanna Vithanage, 1962-; performed by Malini Fonseka, 1949-, Kaushalaya Fernando, fl. 1996-2012 and Dilhani Ekanayake, 1973- (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 26 mins
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Gamperaliya
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directed by Lester James Peries, 1919-; performed by Wickrema Bogoda, fl. 1965-1982, Henry Jayasena, 1931-2009 and Punya Hiendeniya, fl. 1965-1985 (Sri Lanka: Lester James Peries Productions, 1965), 1 hour 48 mins
This drama, directed by Lester James Peries and featuring Punya Hiendeniya, Henry Jayasena, and Wickrema Bogoda, is about a teacher and his pupil who fall in love but cannot marry due to class differences.
directed by Lester James Peries, 1919-; performed by Wickrema Bogoda, fl. 1965-1982, Henry Jayasena, 1931-2009 and Punya Hiendeniya, fl. 1965-1985 (Sri Lanka: Lester James Peries Productions, 1965), 1 hour 48 mins
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Illusion
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directed by Sumitra Peries, 1935-; performed by Ravindra Randeniya, fl. 1972-2013, Swarna Mallawarachchi, fl. 1967-2013 and Sanath Gunatillake, fl. 1980-2006 (Sri Lanka: Lester James Peries Productions, 1984), 1 hour 33 mins
This drama was directed by Sumitra Peries and features Sanath Gunatillake, Swarna Mallawarachchi, and Ravindra Randeniya.
directed by Sumitra Peries, 1935-; performed by Ravindra Randeniya, fl. 1972-2013, Swarna Mallawarachchi, fl. 1967-2013 and Sanath Gunatillake, fl. 1980-2006 (Sri Lanka: Lester James Peries Productions, 1984), 1 hour 33 mins
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Pickpocket
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directed by Linton Semage, fl. 1993-2012; performed by Sarath Kothalawala, fl. 2002-2013, Gayani Gisanthika, fl. 2002-2012 and Dilhani Ekanayake, 1973- (Sri Lanka: Asian Film Centre), 1 hour 18 mins
Kamal, a Sri Lankan pickpocket, is under pressure from his pregnant wife, Vansantha, to go straight. But his life falls apart when he finds a photo of her in one of the wallets he has stolen. He doesn't confront her--indeed, they hardly talk--as he goes on a journey to the dark side, trying to find out if she ha...
directed by Linton Semage, fl. 1993-2012; performed by Sarath Kothalawala, fl. 2002-2013, Gayani Gisanthika, fl. 2002-2012 and Dilhani Ekanayake, 1973- (Sri Lanka: Asian Film Centre), 1 hour 18 mins
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Rekawa
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written by Lester James Peries, 1919-; directed by Lester James Peries, 1919-; produced by Lester James Peries, 1919-; performed by Shesha Palihakkara, 1928-2009, Myrtle Fernando, 1945-1957 and Somapala Dharmapriya, fl. 1956-1981 (Sri Lanka: Lester James Peries Productions, 1956), 1 hour 47 mins
This drama was directed by Lester James Peries and featuring Somapala Dharmapriya, Myrtle Fernando, and Shesha Palihakkara, is about a boy who befriends a palm reader, only to discover that his destiny is to become a village healer.
written by Lester James Peries, 1919-; directed by Lester James Peries, 1919-; produced by Lester James Peries, 1919-; performed by Shesha Palihakkara, 1928-2009, Myrtle Fernando, 1945-1957 and Somapala Dharmapriya, fl. 1956-1981 (Sri Lanka: Lester James Peries Productions, 1956), 1 hour 47 mins
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Shades of Ash
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written by Sarathchandra Gamlath, fl. 2004 and Sudath Mahaadivulwewa, fl. 1992-2004; directed by Sudath Mahaadivulwewa, fl. 1992-2004; produced by Krishan Dr. Deheragoda, fl. 2004; performed by Sanath Gunathilaka, fl. 1998-2014, Dilhani Ekanayake, 1973- and Dimuthu Chinthaka, fl. 2002-2013 (Sri Lanka: Asian Film Centre, 2005), 1 hour 42 mins
This drama, directed by Sudath Mahaadivulwewa and featuring actors Dimuthu Chinthaka, Dilhani Ekanayake, and Sanath Gunathilaka, is about war in Sri Lanka.
written by Sarathchandra Gamlath, fl. 2004 and Sudath Mahaadivulwewa, fl. 1992-2004; directed by Sudath Mahaadivulwewa, fl. 1992-2004; produced by Krishan Dr. Deheragoda, fl. 2004; performed by Sanath Gunathilaka, fl. 1998-2014, Dilhani Ekanayake, 1973- and Dimuthu Chinthaka, fl. 2002-2013 (Sri Lanka: Asian Film Centre, 2005), 1 hour 42 mins
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Some Day in the Future
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directed by Dharmasena Pathiraja, 1943-; performed by Saumya Liyanage, fl. 1997-2013, D.B. Gangodatenne, fl. 2002 and Radha De Mel, fl. 1992-2002 (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 2 hours
Sri Lanka's veteran realist, Dharmasena Pathiraja, has always been interested in politics and in society's marginal people, and both are important parts of 'Some Day in the Future,' which had its world premiere at the Singapore International Film Festival, 2002 and was Sri Lanka's entry to the 4th Cinefan Festival...
directed by Dharmasena Pathiraja, 1943-; performed by Saumya Liyanage, fl. 1997-2013, D.B. Gangodatenne, fl. 2002 and Radha De Mel, fl. 1992-2002 (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 2 hours
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Dark Night Of The Soul
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directed by Prasanna Vithanage, 1962-; performed by Yashoda Wimaladharma, fl. 1993-2013, Ravindra Randeniya, fl. 1972-2013 and Swarna Mallawarachchi, fl. 1967-2013 (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 15 mins
Suwisal is a successful, middle-aged company director, but he has a melancholic personality and is very forgetful. His beautiful young fiance finds herself having to remind him of daily appointments, special occasions and routine things. Suwisal is a reluctant husband-to-be. He has casual relationships with other...
directed by Prasanna Vithanage, 1962-; performed by Yashoda Wimaladharma, fl. 1993-2013, Ravindra Randeniya, fl. 1972-2013 and Swarna Mallawarachchi, fl. 1967-2013 (Sri Lanka: Privately Published), 1 hour 15 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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