Unfulfilled destinies and blurred realities:
A look at Vimukthi Jayasundera’s ‘Between Two Worlds’.
The long awaited second film of Sri Lanka’s first
Cannes Award winning film maker Vimukthi Jayasundera was screened on
a free admission but first come seating basis at the Goethe
Institute (German Cultural Centre) on 19th February.
Formation of modern Sinhala fiction
In the previous week’s column, I discussed,
briefly, on post-independent Sinhala writers and Piyadasa Sirisena
who is considered as the father of modern Sinhala fiction although
his literary works are full of didactic passages enunciating his
political and moral views on social issues.