AUGUST DRIZZLE

Muhr AsiaAfrica Feature
Sri Lanka / 2011 / Sinhalese dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / 35 mm / 108 minutes

Winner of Muhr AsiaAfrica / Feature /Muhr AsiaAfrica Feature – Special Mention: Chandani Senevirathne (Actor / Actress)

Synopsis

The film revolves around men and women who live in the dry zone of Sri Lanka. Somlatha, the protagonist, is a businesswoman and mortician. Her community shuns her, as society considers her profession a cursed and unclean one. She leads a lonely life, defined by a dark lifestyle. Not for her, are love, affection, marriage and children. For she has a business to run and must devise innovative ways to attract new clients, much to the chagrin of her male competitors.

Genre

Biography, Drama, Video Art

Cast & Credits

18+

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