Embassy of Sri Lanka in Ankara, in collaboration with the National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka and with the support of Cinema Directorate General of Turkey has made arrangements to screen an award-winning Sri Lankan Film, “Vishama Bhaga – The Other Half” in the historical film saloon of Cinema Directorate General, Ankara of the Culture and Tourism Ministry on 30th November at 15.45 hrs.

Vishama Bhaga (Sinhala: විෂම භාග) (English: The Other Half) is a 2019 Sri Lankan Sinhala drama film subtitled in English directed by Lalith Rathnayake and produced by Ven. Aludeniye Subodhi Thero for Shraddha Film Productions. It stars twin brothers Pankaja Wickramarathna and Pansilu Wickramarathna in lead child roles with Jackson Anthony, Kaushalya Fernando and Hemasiri Liyanage in supportive roles. Music composed by Chamara Ruwanthilake. The film received commendable reviews from critics and has been selected for more than 60 official award selections at international film festivals.

“Vishama Bhaga” will be the first Sri Lankan movie to be screened in Turkey.


Embassy of Sri Lanka