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The Goddess

Thu 15.12.

  • Director

    Sumitra Peries

  • Sri Lanka / 2018
    115 min. / DCP / Original version with English subtitles

  • Cinema

    Arsenal 1

    zu 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. 

Funded by:

  • Logo Minister of State for Culture and the Media
  • Logo des Programms NeuStart Kultur