Dream-catchers of local cinema

Sri Lanka, Sept. 6 -- Dakala purudu kenek (Strange Familiar) by Malith Hagoda, a representation of the new generation of Sri Lankan cinema was deemed to be one of the most outspoken cinematic expressi... Read More

South Asian cinema mesmerises the world

Sri Lanka, Aug. 23 -- The Dhaka International Film Festival(DIFF) is one of the biggest film festivals in South Asia where you get the opportunity to indulge in the best of South Asian cinema rubbing ... Read More

Share your art with a global audience in new ways

Sri Lanka, Aug. 16 -- People are too busy to do routine tasks and one has to be an art enthusiast to have free time to visit an exhibition. As an art lover, even if you don't have time to go to differ... Read More

How local artistes fared in 2020 polls

Sri Lanka, Aug. 16 -- The General Election 2020 is over, giving a clear two-thirds majority to - the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna and the results have certainly proven that Sri Lanka's political framew... Read More

Paangshu to hit the screen soon

Sri Lanka, Aug. 2 -- Visakesa Chandrasekaram's second cinematic encounter Paangshu is all set to hit the screen by the end of August this year. The theme of the film marked a much needed shift in the ... Read More

A true artiste never dies...

Sri Lanka, July 26 -- Plot summary of Bambaru Avith (The Wasps are Here) The film is set in a fishing village. Anton Aiya is an exploiter who outwardly resembles and acts like a regular fisherman. He... Read More

Chaotic destiny of loveless middle-class

Sri Lanka, July 19 -- The abusive man himself might be unseen but the chaos and violence he brings is a plain sight in Avilenasului (Inflammable), Chinthana Dharmadasa's debut feature film that examin... Read More

Walk with joy in your own skin

Sri Lanka, July 5 -- Bertolt Brecht once wrote a beautiful poem called A worker reads history part of which says: Young Alexander conquered India.He alone?Caesar beat the Gauls.Was there not even a c... Read More