The location shooting of
‘Hiripoda Wessa’ the latest direction of
Udayakantha Warnasuriya is over and the film is at its
postproduction stage. The twenty-first production of EAP
Films, Hiripoda Wessa portrays a love story coloured with
music and dances.
Indian choreographer Gautham has
trained the dancers here and the film will be produced with
cinemascope DTS technology. Earlier Udayakantha directed
"Rosa Wasanthe" and "Yakada Pihatu" for
The young and upcoming cast include
Chathurika Peiris, Anarkalee, Jeewarani Kuruku-lasuriya,
Jayalath Manoratne, Jayantha Atapattu, Roshan Ranawaka,
Pubudu Shathuranga, Harshani Perera, Janith Wickremage, Akila
Sanda Kelum and number of newcomers.
Jayanath Gunawaradena who filmed both earlier films with EAP
Films, would join Udaya-kantha and others in the technical
crew Ebert Wijesinghe-the makeup artiste, Suneth Nandalal-art
director and Donald Jayantha- assistant director.
The young and popular singing duo Bathiya-Santhush has
set the melodies for the songs in Hiripoda Wessa and this is
their first musical attempt in cinema. The film is scheduled
to be released in November this year.