Directed by Uberto Pasolini
Produced by Conchita Arialdi, Uberto Pasolini, Prasanna Vithanage
Production Companies: Babelsberg Film, Rai Cinema, Redwave Films, Shakthi Films, StudioUrania
The film was an Italian/German/Sri Lankan co-production shot on location entirely in Colombo over a period of three months in early 2007, with local actors in Sinhala. Apart from Pasolini, other international crew included Director of Photography Stefano Falivene and editor Masahiro Hirocubo.
3rd A.D. (credited as 2nd A.D.)
Directed by Khyentse Norbu
Produced by Nanette Nelms
Production Company: Moving Temple Films
Shot in six weeks in 2012 in Kalutara and Dambulla, Sri Lanka. This was a small rural Indian tale of class and consequence, with an international crew of personnel from the US, UK, India and Sri Lanka.
Directed by Deepa Mehta
Produced by David Hamilton
Production Company: Hamilton Mehta Midnight Productions
A challenging shoot which took place over 65 locations in and around Colombo in 70 shooting days in 2011. Worked with Academy Award nominated director Deepa Mehta (Water) and a Canadian/Indian/Sri Lankan crew.
3rd A.D. (Key Sri Lanka A.D.)
Directed by Berengar Pfahl
Produced by Berengar Pfahl
Production Company: Berengar Pfahl Film
The Sri Lankan leg of this inter-continental WWI epic was shot in early 2011, with a mixed German/Sri Lankan crew over twenty days. Locations in Sri Lanka included Galle, Dickwella, Hambantota and Colombo. The crew then moved on to Morocco, Malta, Tunisia, Greece and Germany. Sri Lankan production services by The Film Team.
Key Sri Lankan A.D.