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Original Title : Aloko Udapadi
Year : 2016
Country : Srilanka
Movie Duration : 128 min

Cast :

Uddhika Premarathne, Roshan Ravindra, Menaka Peiris, Darshen Dharmaraj, Dilhani Ekanayake, Buddhadasa Withanachchi, Nirosha Thalagala, Nihal Fernando, Dineth De Silva, Sammu Kashun

Production :

Art Movies Pvt. Ltd.

Awards :

Official Selection:
Shanghai International Film Festival (2016)
Busan International Film Festival (2016)

Best Director (Asian New Talent Awards) – Shanghai International Film Festival (2016)

  • Synopsis

    This film reveals the profound role played by the members of the Maha Sangha, to ensure the continuity of Sri Lanka’s Royal Line and to preserve the sacred human heritage of the Buddha’s Dispensation for the well-being of the totality of mankind.

  • About Director

    Chathra Weeraman

    Born in 1989, he is the son of Saman Weeraman, an acclaimed scriptwriter and a film director in Sri Lanka, who directed the biopic of Lord Buddha “Sri Siddartha Gautama”. Filmmaking has always been his ambition. He studied filmmaking in Faculty of Cinematic Arts at Multimedia University, Malaysia.


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