MOTOR BICYCLE WINS THE NETPAC AWARD FOR THE BEST SRI LANKAN FILM – IFFCOLOMBO 2015

 


JURY

Philip Cheah (Singapore / Chairperson)

Liang Li (China)

Morteza Farshbaf (Iran)

“for showing the deep chasm between delusional dreams and the bitter pill of reality in the emotional unraveling of an ordinary life”

See the full list of nominations

 

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Original Title: Motor Bicycle
English Title: Motor Bicycle
Director : Shameera Rangana
Country : Sri Lanka
Year of Production : 2015
Language : Sinhala (with English Subtitles)
Running Time: 124 minutes
Genre: Drama Feature
Rating: All Audiences

Synopsis of the film:
A young aspiring musician buys his dream Motor bicycle by pawning his mother’s necklace and takes his girlfriend on a joyride. His day ends with her breaking up and he finding out he has bought a stolen bike. His day gets worse as he aimlessly wonder in search of what is left in his life.