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Italy/Sri Lanka, 2008, 109 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: Germany
US Premiere
Topics: Asian, Buddy Picture, Family Friendly
Program: New Voices/New Visions
Language: Sinhala English Sub-Titles

Based on a real-life event, Machan tells the story of a group of slum dwellers on the margins of society who find an invitation to a handball tournament in Bavaria, and band together to form the unlikely Sri Lanka National Handball Team.

DIRECTOR: Uberto Pasolini
Producer: Prasanna Vithanage, Conchita Airoldi, Uberto Pasolini
Editor: Masahiro Hirakubo
Screenwriter: Ruwanthie de Chickera, Uberto Pasolini
Cinematographer: Stefano Falivene
Music: Stephen Warbeck, Lakshman Joseph De Saram
Principal Cast: Dharmapriya Dias, Gihan De Chickera, Dharshan Dharmaraj, Mahendra Perera
Filmography: Debut Feature
Print Source: Beta Cinema

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