Awaragira

Movie Name: 
Awaragira
Year: 
1995
Directed by: 
Lester James Peries
Produced by: 

Dilmon Jayarathna, Dil Films International Ltd.

Written by: 

Tony Ranasinghe, from the novel by G. B. Senanayake

Starring: 

Joe Abeywickrama
Irangani Serasinghe
Wasanthi Chathurani
Kamal Addaraarachchi
Ranjan Ramanayake
Tony Ranasinghe
Leena de Silva
Rathna Lalani Jayakody
Lucky Dias
Sanoja Bibile

Music by: 

Premasiri Khemadasa

Cinematography: 
Donald Karunaratne
Editing by: 

Gladwin Fernando

Running time: 
132minutes
Color: 
Colour

Awaragira is a 1990 Sri Lankan film directed by Lester James Peries. It was a novel by G.B. SenanayakeThe film and it clearly highlights the complexities that are confronted by the modern day families . Sacred temple of the tooth is clearly visible to the garden of Sathigala.

Though Awaragira was screened in 1995 in SriLanka It's production commenced in 1988. Initially late and slain Vijaya Kumaranatunga was chosen for the role of Wickramasuriya . Later Dilmon Jayaratne acquired the production of Awaragira in 1989. By that time Vijaya Kumanatunga was brutally assassinated . Therefore Wickramasuriya's role was played by Lucky Dias .

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