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Film Screening : Demons in Paradise by Jude Ratman

Title
Film Screening : Demons in Paradise by Jude Ratman
Speaker(s)
Introduced by: Kanchana N Ruwanpura # UoE
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Date and Time
25th Mar 2019 15:00 - 25th Mar 2019 17:30
Location
Assembly Room, ECCI, Infirmary Street, Edinburgh
URL
http://www.csas.ed.ac.uk/events/seminar_series/2018_2019/film_screening_demons_in_paradise_by_jude_ratman

Introduced by Kanchana N Ruwanpura

South Asia in the World screening - open to everyone

Abstract

Demons in Paradise is a 2017 trilingual Sri Lankan based documentary feature film written by Isabelle Marina and directed by Jude Ratnam in his directorial debut depicting the worst consequences for both Sinhalese and Tamils due to the 30 year long endured Sri Lankan Civil War.[1] The portions of the film were mostly shot in Sri Lanka and was set in France. The film had its world premiere (special screening) during the 2017 Cannes Film Festival in May 2017 and was opened to highly positive reviews making it as an internationally acclaimed and recognised film

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