Walapatala

Walapatala (Penumbra) (Sinhala: වලාපටල) is a 2008 Sri Lankan Sinhala drama film directed by Vijitha Gunaratne and co-produced by Kasheyapa Gunarathna and Nelum Gunarathna.[2] It stars Jayalath Manoratne and Jayani Senanayake in lead roles along with Saumya Liyanage and Gamini Haththotuwegama. Music composed by Tharupathi Munasinghe.[3][4][5][6] It is the 1107th Sri Lankan film in the Sinhala cinema.[7]

Walapatala
වලාපටල
Walapatala film poster.jpg
Directed byVijitha Gunaratne
Produced byKasheyapa Gunarathna
Nelum Gunarathna
Written byVijitha Gunaratne
StarringJayalath Manoratne
Jayani Senanayake
Saumya Liyanage
Music byTharupathi Munasinghe
CinematographyK. D. Dayananda
Edited byRavindra Guruge
Release date
27 May 2008
CountrySri Lanka
LanguageSinhala

PlotEdit

CastEdit

AwardsEdit

  • 2008 Sarasaviya Award for the Best Director - Vjitha Gunaratne[8]
  • 2008 Sarasaviya Award for the Best Supporting Actor - Saumya Liyanage
  • 2008 Sarasaviya Award for the Best Art Direction - Lal Harindranath

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "'Walapatala' unveils at Regal". Sunday Times. Retrieved 13 December 2019.
  2. ^ "'Walapatala' screenplay released". Sunday Times. Retrieved 13 December 2019.
  3. ^ "Sri Lankan Screened Films". Sarasaviya. Retrieved 11 March 2017.
  4. ^ "Walapatala's cinematic integrity - Midweek Review". The Island. Retrieved 11 March 2017.
  5. ^ "Microscopic view of the systemic ailment Walapatala - Penumbra by Vijitha Gunarathne". The Sunday Observer. Retrieved 11 March 2017.
  6. ^ "'Walapatala': Vijitha weaves a true story". The Sunday Times. Retrieved 11 March 2017.
  7. ^ "Sri Lanka Cinema History". National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka. Retrieved 3 October 2016.
  8. ^ "Sarasaviya Awards on its 32nd successive run: Local Oscars back again". The Sunday Observer. Retrieved 11 March 2017.