Akasa Kusum (Flowers of the sky):
Cinematic reality of personal tragedy
Akasa Kusum (Flowers of the sky) which was
written and directed by Prasanna Vithanage is one of the best films
that contemporary Sri Lankan cinema has made. Set against the
globalised milieu, Prasanna masterly explores the Sri Lankan filmdom
through a tragic character of one time popular icon Sandya Rani,
portrayed by Malini Fonseka.