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GHOSTS AND F (R)ictions review by Simon Lefebvre

19 Jul 2013 / 0 Comments / in Latest News

Simon Lefebvre  14 July 2013 | indoor There are two films Ini Avan , one fighting the other, at least, trying to avert. The first tells the story of a long return, that is to say, a return that is not our base. The ex-soldier back in town after thirty years of war without ever trying to find it. The […]

Rave reviews about Ini Avan on French media…

13 Jul 2013 / 0 Comments / in Latest News

More information on: http://www.asokahandagama.fr https://www.facebook.com/heliotropefilms and the site of the ACID: http://www.lacid.org//film-support/ini-ad-one-who-comes Served by a remarkable image and finesse of interpretation, with a special mention for Dharshen Dharmaraj who plays the main character, Ini Avan sucks us in his quest for identity by successfully balancing the seriousness of his subject with humor and tenderness unexpected. […]

Ini Avan movie review by one of the leading French movie magazine, Positif

10 Jul 2013 / 0 Comments / in Latest News

Ini Avan is screening in French theaters. Review by the Positif Magazine. (PDF)

Ini Avan movie review, Le Monde French newspaper

10 Jul 2013 / 0 Comments / in Latest News

Ini Avan is screening in French theaters. movie review by Le Monde French newspaper. (PDF)

Ini Avan – Celui Qui Revient (French)

19 Jun 2013 / 0 Comments / in Latest News

En avant-première au Festival Paris Cinéma Le samedi 6 juillet 2013 à 21h Au MK2 Bibliothèque 128-162 Avenue de France, Paris 13e (M° Quai de la Gare / Bibliothèque François Mitterrand)  Projection suivie d’un débat avec le réalisateur  L’histoire : De nos jours, au nord du Sri Lanka… Après deux ans passés dans un camp […]

Ini Avan movie introduction (French)

31 May 2013 / 0 Comments / in Latest News

Ini Avan review in the online magazine Boondi.lk – (in sinhala)

02 Apr 2013 / 0 Comments / in Latest News

Ini Avan review appearing in boondi.lk in sinhala language. Click here to read

New Era in Sri Lankan Film Making – Article on Sinhala newspaper

12 Mar 2013 / 0 Comments / in Latest News

Handagama’s views on a New era of film making in Sri Lanka. Article published on the Sinhala newspaper “Silumina” Read the full article on “Silumina”          

Colombo Int’l Film Festival mooted by film maker Asoka Handagama

12 Mar 2013 / 0 Comments / in Latest News

A critically acclaimed Sri Lankan film maker is mooting an international film festival to be held every year in Colombo. Proposed to be structured along the lines of South Korea’s Busan International Film Festival, this festival will eventually allow Sri Lanka to be on par with “Entertainment Tourism” destinations such as Singapore, Mumbai, Hanoi, Dubai, […]

“New Era of Sri Lankan Cinema” – A strategic idea to develop Cinema in Sri Lanka

07 Mar 2013 / 0 Comments / in Latest News

I have discussed cinema in various forums. I have talked about artistry of cinema, the cinematic content, its form and narrative style, the philosophy behind the art of moving image etc. Today, however, my focus will be different. I will limit myself to the discussion on cinema as an industry and its future prospects. This […]