Cinema Mela and Exhibition – IFFCOLOMBO 2015


 

IFFCOLOMBO 2015

 

The exhibition

Open daily at 10.00 am – 7.00pm
The main interests of the exhibition include five wax sculptures, props and set designing elements, VFX demonstrations, make up special effects / demonstration, old stamps and film poster of Sri Lankan cinema. Popular film characters such as Avatar, Hulk, Charlie Chaplin, Pirate, and Zorro will also come in to life at the exhibition. The past and present film equipment (cameras, lights, editing machines) will be displayed especially for the inquisitive lovers of Sri Lankan cinema. Preparations are being made to open the exhibition everyday with Sri Lankan actors, actresses, and senior technicians.

Cine Mella

Schedule

7th Saturday – 10.30 am Opening ceremony of the Exhibition
Special guests Mr. C B Rathnayaka / Mr Gamini Wimalasena
(Senior Film Technicians)
01.30 pm Screening of documentary films
03.30 pm Discussion of digital cinema in Sri Lanka

8th Sunday- 10.00 am Opening ceremony
10.30 am Forum on Film Acting (by Dr. Saumya Liyanage )
01.30 pm Screening of documentary films
03.30 am Offering honors’ to Mr. I. N. Hewawasam
(Senior Film Assistant Director)

9th Monday 10.00 am Opening ceremony
10.30 am Book launch of Mr. Gunasiri silva
(Jayavila , Jayalal Saha Cinema Vicharaya)
A Lecture by Prasanna Vithanage
01.30 pm Screening of documentary films
03.30 am Offering honors to Mr. Deric Fernando & Mr. Sam Perera (Senior Film Makeup Artist & Hair stylist)

10th Tuesday 10.00 am Opening Ceremony & the 80th birthday celebration of
Mr. Sugathapala Senarath Yapa
10.30am (life & works of Mr. Sugathapala Senarath Yapa-
A lecture by –Mr. Aruna Gunarathna – Editor of Sarasaviya)
11.30 am documentary screening Of Mr. Sugathapala Senarath Yapa
03.30 pm Offering honors to Mr. Darmasena Hemapala
(Senior Film Art Director)

11th Wednesday 10.00 am Opening ceremony
10.30 am Documentary screening
03.30 pm Documentary screening
Along with
• Films books, and film DVD stalls
• Portrait sketch artists
• Music group performing throughout the exhibition
• Face stickers
• Memory photo section (select a character/dress/ make up/take a photo)
• Beer stoles and Food courts- open daily form 08.30 am to 9.30 pm
LIST OF SRI LANKAN DOCUMENTARIES
• ‘ශ්රී ලංකාවේ තේ කර්මාන්තය’ -Sinhala-1967 – Pragnasoma Hettarachchi – 20 minutes
Diploma Certificate -LIPSIG International Film Festival 1969

• The Living Wild –(ශ්රී ලංකාවේ වැදී ජනතාව) English -1959 – Ervin Dissanayaka – 45 minutes
විශේෂ සඳහන -1959 –Vancouver International Film Festival

• බලයෙහි මහිම (විදුලිය පිරිමැස්ම) 1981 –Sinhala -Titus Thotawatte – 10 minutes

• ගරුඬගල –(සිසු දරුවන් වෙනුවන් විද්යා අධ්යාපනය) 1974 –Sinhala –Sugathapala Senarath Yapa -10 minutes

• Kandy Perahera –(නුවර පෙරහැර දිවා වීදි සංචාරය) -English – 1957 –George Wickramasinghe – 10 minutes

• පිය සටහන්–(වසර 55ක් සපිරුණු ශ්රී ලංකා ගුවන් විදුලි සංස්ථාවේ කාර්යභාරය) -Sinhala -1980 – Jinadasa Nissanka -20 minutes

• Rhythm of the People ( ජන ලීලා)1960-English – Pragnasoma Hettarachchi -30minutes
1962- Vancouver Film Festival-(යෝග්යතා සහතිකය)
1962 –Karlovbery International Film Festival Czechoslovakia –ප්රථම ගෞරවනීය සඳහන

• The Hill Capital –(කඳුකර අගනුවර) -English -1950 –Juliyo Petroni –

• Heritage of Lanka –(ශ්රී ලංකාවේ බෞද්ධාගමික සිද්ධස්ථාන) -1952 -25 minutes

• Fishermen at Negombo ( මීගමුවේ මසුන් මරන්නෝ)-Sinhala -1952 – George Wickramasingha -25 minutes

• Nelungama -1953 – Ralf keen – 45 minutes

• කම්හලක ගීතය (ඔරුවල වානේ සංස්ථාව පිළිබඳව) –Sinhala – 1978 –
Ranjith lal -1978 -10 mnt

• නිම්නයක හදවත (ගොවි ජන ව්යාපාර වල ජනතාවගේ දිවි පෙවෙත– Sinhala 1968 –D.B . Nihalsingha-

• Kamam (උතුරුකරයේ ජනගීත හා කෘෂිකර්මය) – 1970 –Tissa Abeysekara

• මිනිසා සහ කපුටු (Sinhala )- By Sugathapala Senarath Yapa