Jan 24, 2017

‘Tradition’ to go international again

Stage Drama Artiste Lanka Bandaranayake’s maiden short film - ’Tradition’ has been selected for the “Euro Kino" Czech International Independent Film Festival 2017.

LankaThe festival is committed to screen the best of independent film from around the world.

In ‘Tradition’, an elderly woman dresses a young woman in traditional bridal attire, she explains every meaning behind the traditional jewellery of a traditional Kandyan bride. The elderly woman’s words send the young bride on a journey of contemplation, where she recollects her previous relationships and how they have impacted her life.

‘Tradition’ was earlier screened at the Agenda 14 and Jaffna International Cinema Festival and it was also placed second best at the National Youth cinematic Harvest festival in 2016.