The much hyped historic movie ‘Siri Daladagamanaya' is due to unspool on the silver screen soon. The film directed by Sanath Abeysekara is co-produced by EAP Group Chairperson Dr. Soma Edirisinghe and Ven. Akarawita Sangananda Thera of the Dandenong Buddhist Meditation Centre in Melbourne, Australia.
The film's executive producer Nihal Sanjaya said the shooting schedule of the movie has now been completed. He said the biggest budget for sets had been incurred in this film presented by EAP Films and Bosath Lanka Padanama.
Nihal Sanjaya is the Executive Producer while the production managers are Harold D. Karunathilaka, Tissa Liyanaarachchi and Palitha Herath. Priyantha Eeshwara is the make up artist, Ruchira Kahada is the hair stylist, Kumara Karawdeniya the costume designer while Ranga Dassanayake has composed the msuic.
Chandana Wickremasinghe has choreographed the dance seqeunces, Ajith Ramanayake the editing while Prasanna Iththepana is the assistantnt director.
Veteran cinematographer Suminda Weerasinghe passed away while working on the film project. Seasoned K. D. Dayananda is the other cinematographer.
The background sets were created by Welegedara Ranasinghe while Sunil Wijeratne and Suneth Nandalal are the art directors.