Travelling European Film Festival 2015
The 8th European Film Festival presented by the European Union
Delegation in Colombo in partnership with several European cultural
institutions and diplomatic missions, will continue with its travelling
show throughout this month.
selected European Films, will be screened at Horan (9 to 11), Batticaloa
(16-18) and Matara (23-25) before its conclusion at the National Film
Corporation Cinema in Colombo on October 29 and November 1. The
travelling Film Festival is being partnered by Sripalee Campus,
University of Colombo, Eastern University and University of Ruhuna.
UK films on show
The comic misadventures of a young marmalade-loving Peruvian bear
with a passion for all things British, who travels to London in search
of a home. He is discovered at Paddington Station by the kindly Brown
family, who read the label around his neck “Please look after this bear.
Thank you.” For screening times and more information please visit the
European Film Festival event page.
THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING
The story of the relationship between the famous physicist Stephen
Hawking and his first wife Jane. For screening times and more
information please visit the European Film Festival event page.
Entrance to events are free; for more information and to view the
screening schedule visit European Film Festival 2015’s website
The organising committee of the festival is chaired by the European
Union Delegation in Colombo and coordinated by Agenda 14 which is a
not-for-profit film community in Sri Lanka.
This year the participating countries are Denmark, France, Germany,
Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Switzerland and UK.