Feature films
  • Machan - 2008

    Machan - 2008

    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.)

  • Vara: A Blessing - 2013

    Vara: A Blessing - 2013

    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.

    2nd A.D.

  • Midnight's Children - 2012

    Midnight's Children - 2012

    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.)

  • Die Manner der Emden (English title: Odyssey of Heroes) - 2012

    Die Manner der Emden (English title: Odyssey of Heroes) - 2012

    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.

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