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Bambaru Avith | (බඹරු ඇවිත්)

Bambaru Avith is a Sri Lankan film released in 1978. A young girl engaged to a young fisherman an indolent aristocrat who courts her. His family takes over the market for her village's fish. The encounter between the village and urban business methods has tragic consequences. This film shows how traditional Sri Lankan society struggles to cope with the challenges of modernity and ethnic violence. Cast: Malini Fonseka, Joe Abeywickrema, Wijaya Kumaratunga, Cyril Wickramage, Wimal Kumara de Costa, Ruby de Mel Direction: Dharmsena Pathiraja Produced by: Dharmsena Pathiraja