Dec 01, 2017

Panaimarakkadu film screening in Colombo

For the first time, Tamil feature film - "Panaimarakkadu" (Palmyrah Forest) will be screened outside of Jaffna.

The film will be screened at the Sri Lanka National film Corporation's Tharangani Theater on 5th December, at 4.00 pm. "Panaimarakkadu" was first screened at the Jaffna Film Festival in September, 2017.

The Centre for Poverty Analysis (CEPA) will be screening this film as part of its post-war research and policy work with the objective of enriching research insights, policy debates and programmatic interventions on social cohesion and reconciliation.

The screening will be followed by a moderated discussion with Kesavarajan Navaratnam (Director of Panaimarakkadu), Asoka Handagama (Film Director) and Vetrichelvi (Author & Poet based in the North).