Uditha Devapriya

Uditha Devapriya is an international relations student and a columnist from Sri Lanka who writes on a range of subjects, including film, culture, history, politics and people.

A Southasian filmmaker unlike any other

On Sumitra Peries, pioneering Sri Lankan film auteur.

Apr 19, 2022

Latest Articles

A field day

Future elections in Nepal may see more independents, and unpredictable alliances.

Productively ‘perverse’

Punjabi films of the 1970s-80s as a tool for resistance during Zia-ul-Haq’s dictatorship.

What makes a journalist?

In Sri Lanka, there are many factors shaping mainstream media coverage of citizen-led protests.