Veteran cinematographer passes away

26 June 2016 10:34 am - 4     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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Veteran cinematographer, film director and producer M. S. Ananda passed away at the age of 83, late on Friday and his funeral will take place at the Borella General Cemetery at 3 pm today.

His remains now lie at the Jayaratne Funeral parlour in Borella.

Ananda was the cinematographer of renowned Sinhala movies like Nidhanaya, Golu Hadawatha, Madol Duwa, Gehenu Lamai, Akkara Paha and others while he directed films including Prawesam Wenna, Mage Nangi Shyama, Chandi Shyama, Hello Shyama and Bama Baya Nehe Shyama featuring his daughter Shyama Ananda.

 

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  • srilal Monday, 27 June 2016 06:02 PM

    M.S.Anandan was the cameraman of the award winning film Sadol Kandulu Directed by Senator Reggie PereraMay he rest in peace

    Cobra Sunday, 26 June 2016 11:42 AM

    Just the other day we saw Shiyama in one of his movies. Reminds us of how old we are getting too. May he rest in peace!

    V.I.S.Jayapalan Poet Sunday, 26 June 2016 12:58 PM

    My tribute to the grate Sinhalese artist. I enjoyed his cryptography in many films including the beautiful film Madol Duwa. Name of M. S. Ananda will live long with the name of my favorite actor Joe Abeywickrama

    ANTONJ Sunday, 26 June 2016 02:46 PM

    BABY SHYAMA,CHANANDI SHAMA, HELLOW SHYAMA , CHERRIYO SHYAMA............. GOOD BY FATHER SHYAMA.........


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