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No room for separatism and violence, says Lankan Cannes star

No room for separatism and violence, says Lankan Cannes star

Jesuthasan Anthonythasan, the Tamil Tiger child soldier who attained international stardom when his film Dheepan bagged the Palme dOr at Cannes this year, has well and truly abjured violence and separatism, which had marked his life in Sri Lanka. MORE..

May 26, 2015  02:52 pm|

Dheepan wins Palme dOr in upset Cannes finale

Dheepan wins Palme dOr in upset Cannes finale

The 68th Cannes Film Festival was brought to a surprising close Sunday with Jacques Audiards Sri Lankan refugee drama taking the festivals coveted top honor, the Palme dOr. MORE..

May 26, 2015  11:29 am|

Cannes winner stars Sri Lankan former child soldier

Cannes winner stars Sri Lankan former child soldier

A Sri Lankan novelist and former child soldier stars in Dheepan, a French thriller which won the Palme dOr at the Cannes Film Festival on Sunday. MORE...

May 25, 2015  08:01 am|

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