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  • Film, Video

    Apē ḷamā lōkaya-- Children's world / Catalog Record Only

    Short films created as teaching tools for adults and for children to prevent child sexual abuse and other forms of violence perpetrated against children during times of war in Sri Lanka; some films are animated; includes subtitles in English.

    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Ṭavar Hōl Nurti gī : karaoke / Catalog Record Only

    Video recording of 20 Sinhalese Nurthi drama song scenes featuring Vikṭar Vikramagē with other artists; compiled from Nurthi shows held at Tower Hall, a theater house in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Released to mark fifty years of his life in Nurthi drama.

    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video

    Sāraviṭa / Catalog Record Only

    Saraliya, a good natured man of integrity and spirituality, is a betel seller and living with Nandasena, an adopted boy in the shanties. Marcus, the Mudalali of the slum takes his revenge by secretly sending Nandasena to an orphanage for his refusing to hide stolen goods in his shanty. Marcus helps the under-world boss (black market) Jackie in a highway robbery. In the bag ...

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Taraṇaya / Catalog Record Only

    Story of a poor Sinhalese village woman tormented by existing social conditions and values.

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Gī raṅga mihira / Catalog Record Only

    Selections from the plays and musical dramas of John de Silva, Sinhalese dramatist; performed by various artists.

    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video

    Indrakīlayi / Catalog Record Only

    A teenage school girl from an affluent family in Sril Lanka, deprived of emotional security by her parents, gets into a close friendship with a boy and becomes pregnant. The boy deserts her, so she seduces her family driver to elope and live in his native village near the jungles to raise the child. The village boarders an area where insurgents are active. Though ...

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Marians miyesi mantra : live in concert / Catalog Record Only

    20th anniversary concert of the Sri Lankan music band Marians.

    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video

    It's all Calypso 2006 : Chandimal and the 2nd connection live in concert / Catalog Record Only

    Recording of a live concert of calypso songs by Candimal Fernando and his troup.

    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video

    Kālu sudu mal / Catalog Record Only

    The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Elam (L.T.T.E.) plan to assassinate a foreign dignitary visiting Sri Lanka, using volunteers Nirmala and Dilip, two suicide bombers of the organization. They begin living in a beautiful house provided by the organization and live as husband and wife as they plan the assassination. Conflict arises when the suicide bombers become lovers. They resist intimacy at first, adhering to ...

    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video

    Akālasandhyā / Catalog Record Only

    Tele-drama on revenge and retribution of two 16th century Sinhalese clans engaged in Angam pora, Sri Lankan martial arts.

    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video

    Surayi dena = womb for hire / Catalog Record Only

    A poor farmer's wife reluctantly agrees to be a surrogate mother for a rich planter and his wife in exchange for money. After the child is born she refuses to give up the child. Summary taken from container.

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Billy Fernando live in concert / Catalog Record Only

    Recording of a live concert of popular songs by Billy Fernando.

    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video

    Uppalavaṇṇa / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on video: Torana Home Video. Katāva, debas, tira racanaya, Tissa Abēsēkara ; Saṅgīta adhyakṣaṇaya, Navaratna Gamagē ; Kalā adhyakṣaṇaya, Dharmasēna Hēmapāla. Saṅgītā Vīraratna, Mālinī Phonsekā, Rōṣan Ravīndra. Originally released theatrically in 2007. In Sinhalese with English subtitles. Not viewed. Sources used: DVD container; cataloging record from OvOp field office. viewing copy; Received: 2009-09-26 from New Delhi OvOp Office; purchase; LC Purchase Collection.

    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video

    Pop hits party time : Sinhala karoke / Catalog Record Only

    Sinhalese karoke.

    • Contributor: Torana Home Video (firm)
    • Date: 2015
  • Film, Video

    Vanni meheyuma / Catalog Record Only

    Compilation of Civil War report footages by Rupavahini Corporation of Vanni Operation by the Sri Lankan Army in 2009 against LTTE.

    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video

    Lenārḍ Vūlphgē Băddēgama / Catalog Record Only

    Sory of a village life in the deep south of Sri Lanka, it reveals the appalling misery of the villagers exploited by the village Head man and his associates.

    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video

    Women by the sea-- experiences of the Tsunami in Sri Lanka / Catalog Record Only

    Documentary on the women survivors of Indian Ocean Tsunami, 2004, narrated through the voices of a select group of women from Batticaloa, Hikkaduwa, and Kalutara. Summary taken from container.

    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Asvăsuma / Catalog Record Only

    An 80 year old man makes his way to the nearest police station after his wife's funeral and insists that he be arrested for a crime he had committed 50 years ago, in 1948, the year Sri Lanka gained its independance from Great Britain. Those days he was a poor carpenter and while burying his young daughter's dead body found a rare gemstone. But ...

    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video

    Seyilama / Catalog Record Only

    Story of of a Sinhalese village woman forced, with her child, to relocate to Colombo, the city known as the concrete jungle and believed to be unsafe for innocent women.

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Kande gedara / Catalog Record Only

    Tele drama depicting changing relationships in a rural family in Sri Lanka.

    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Uttama pūjā / Catalog Record Only

    Television serial drama depicting the courage of Sri Lankan Army in the Civil War.

    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video

    Kuvēṇi / Catalog Record Only

    Video recording of a musical by Henry Jayasena, Sinhalese actor, director, and author; based on the story of princess Kuweni, the mythological originator of Veddas, aboriginal race of Sri Lanka.

    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video

    Gam peraḷiya / Catalog Record Only

    Piyal (Henry Jayasena) is a handsome young teacher who is hired to teach English to Nanda (Punya Heendeniya), a member of a high class family. They fall in love, but can't elope because Piyal is of lower class origin. Nanda's perants instead push her into a marriage with Jinadasa (Gamini Fonseka), who is of the same class as them. With economic downturn in Sri ...

    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video

    Agnidāhaya / Catalog Record Only

    In 1664, the Kandyan king is threatened both by the Dutch and the rebels. An exorcist takes advantage of the political chaos to impose his power on a village population. The only free spirit of the village, a young woman, resists him. Period drama depicting the customs and rituals of medieval Sinhalese life.

    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video

    Sudu saha kaḷu / Catalog Record Only

    Kalu Mahattaya (Gamini Fonseka), a man who built a bloodstained empire in a post colonial Sri Lankan village is facing the hidden rage of the new generation. His daughter returns to the village with her friend after higher studies and join the staff of the village school. Both of them have great regard for Kalu Mahattaya, who has a larger than life image in ...

    • Date: 2010