GenresWar film, Action Film, Romance Film Similar moviesBoodee Keerthisena directed Matha and Mille Soya, Sikuru Tharuwa (1963), Flying Fish (2011)
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Matha (Sinhalese: මාතා) is a 2012 Sri Lankan Tamil romantic war film directed by Boodee Keerthisena and co-produced by Ruwan Jayasingha, Sanath Ranaweera and Vijaya Rathnayake. It stars Darshan Dharmaraj and Yasodha Radhakrishnan in lead roles along with Thumindnu Dodantenna and Raja Ganeshan. Music composed by Lakshman Joseph De Saram. It is the 1244th Sri Lankan film in the Sinhala cinema.
The story revolves around two lovers who are LTTE carders fighting for a separate land. The film deals with the moments of final battle of Eelam war in Sri Lanka, while the two characters struggle to find their way to protect their expected child.
Darshan Dharmaraj as Yoga
Yasodha Radhakrishnan as Parvathi
Dharmapriya Dias as Lt. Dias
Thumindnu Dodantenna as Nimal
Raja Ganeshan as Teacher
Kriz Chris Henri Harriz as Foreign Journalist
Buddhika Jayarathne as Damitha
Vimukthi Jayasundara as Kamal
Mallika Keerthi as Mother
Dasun Pathirana as Lucky
Mahendra Perera as Galariya
Ravindra Randeniya as Brigadier
Wasantha Vittacchi as Sergeant Major Valikala
Rakith Warawitage as Jude
The film has won eight awards in two different film festivals for the best cinematography, editing, music, Visual effects, make up, child actor including two SIGNIS awards 2013.
2013 Derana Lux Film Festival Award for the Best VFX - Buddhi Keerthisena
2013 Derana Lux Film Festival Award for the Best makeup - Wasantha Wittachchi and Upul Mahanama
2013 Derana Lux Film Festival Award for the Best Child Actor - K. M. Pavithra
2013 Derana Lux Film Festival Award for the Best Editor - Steven Phillipson
2013 Derana Lux Film Festival Award for the Best Cinamatopraphy - Milton Kam, Donald Karunaratne, Keta A. Dharmasena