Sri Lanka / 2018
115 min. / DCP / Original version with English subtitles
Arsenal 1zu den Ticketszu dem Kalender
With a video introduction by Sumitra Peries
Peries’ last film is based on a story written by her deceased husband Lester Peries. A puppeteer is left by his fiancée. In desperation, he carves a doll that looks like her. As the wood isn’t from a blessed tree, the doll comes to life and sets a chain of unexpected events in motion.