7.3/10
30

Davena vihagun (2016)

Burning Birds is Sri Lankan film written and directed by Sanjeewa Pushpakumara. The film world premiered at 21st Busan International Film Festival (2016) under its New Currents Competition.
1 win & 5 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Three friends embark on a journey to a land that was once forbidden but a sudden encounter forces them to return to yet another land of turmoil and terror.

Director: Nilendra Deshapriya
Stars: Adam Adamally, Kamal Addaraarachchi, Thumindu Dodantenne
Sikuru Hathe (2007)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

A story about a Sri Lankan Matchmaker trying to find a partner for his own daughter.

Director: Giriraj Kaushalya
Stars: Anarkali Akarsha, Somasiri Alakolange, Ananda Athukorala
Pravegaya (2015)
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A Young man fights for his lost bike with courage. Honest Gangster with his foolish brother who destroyed everything. This is a remake of Tamil movie Polladhavan aka.Ruthless Man (2007)

Director: Donald Jayantha
Stars: Hemal Ranasinghe, Udari Perera, Jackson Anthony
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

good of good or badly add or know nothing

Director: Sanjeewa Pushpakumara
Stars: Kaushalaya Fernando, Nilanka Sepala Dahanayake, Chaminda Sampath Jayaweera
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Anoma Janadari Anoma Janadari
Samanalee Fonseka Samanalee Fonseka ... Kusum
Mahendra Perera Mahendra Perera
Pubudu Chathuranga Pubudu Chathuranga
Shyam Fernando Shyam Fernando
Chandani Senevirathna Chandani Senevirathna
Dharshan Dharmaraj Dharshan Dharmaraj
Dasun Pathirana Dasun Pathirana
Tissa Bandaranayake Tissa Bandaranayake
Dharmapriya Dias Dharmapriya Dias
Priyanka Samaraweera Priyanka Samaraweera
Sanjeewa Dissanayake Sanjeewa Dissanayake
Leonie Kotalawela Leonie Kotalawela
Edit

Storyline

In a small village in Eastern Sri Lanka in 1989, after her husband was abducted, tortured and murdered by a paramilitary group, 37 year old Kusum has to fight to look after her eight children and mother-in-law all by herself. After a series of unsuccessful odd jobs, where she is constantly abused physically and sexually, Kusum falls into prostitution. Soon the Police arrest her in a brothel. This event adversely affects her children's schooling. Her revengeful reaction unfolds thereafter.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

website of the director

Country:

Sri Lanka | France

Language:

Sinhalese

Release Date:

29 June 2018 (Sri Lanka) See more »

Also Known As:

Burning Birds See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

€450,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

D-Cinema 48kHz 5.1

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See full technical specs »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Stream Comedy Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular comedy titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed