“12”: A film by Nikita Mikahalkov

<p>30 October 2014<br /> “12” is crime film by Russian director and actor Nikita Mikhalkov. Mikhalkov was awarded the Special Lion at the 64th Venice International Film Festival for <a href="http://www.ices.lk/12-a-film-by-nikita-mikahalkov/">Read more</a></p>

Murder in the Cathedral: The Conspiracy to Assassinate Kirti Sri Rajasinha by Monks and Aristocrats in 1760 CE

<p>29 October 2014<br /> In this case study I re-examine the failed attempt to kill King Kīrti Śri Rājasinha by a section of the Kandyan aristocracy and monkhood in a most gruesome manner in the very premises of the Malvatta monastery<a href="http://www.ices.lk/murder-in-the-cathedral-the-conspiracy-to-assassinate-kirti-sri-rajasinha-by-monks-and-aristocrats-in-1760-ce/">&#8230; Read more</a></p>

Honk: A film by Arnaud Gaillard and Florent Vassault

<p>10 October 2014<br /> At nightfall, on the outskirts of Salt Lake City, surrounded by his family, a grandmother attends the execution of her husband&#8217;s murderer. In Oklahoma, a former death row inmate<a href="http://www.ices.lk/honk-a-film-by-arnaud-gaillard-and-florent-vassault/">Read more</a></p>

Human Rights Practices in Sri Lanka: Towards a Thick Description

<p>By Shermal Wijewardene<br /> Wijay K. nagaraj<br /> 2014<br /> This is a finely researched and written monograph on human rights practice in Sri Lanka from the perspective of a selection of social actors engaged in it<a href="http://www.ices.lk/human-rights-practices-in-sri-lanka-towards-a-thick-description/"> &#8230; Read More</a</p>

The past: a Film by Asghar Farhadi

<p>1 October 2014<br /> Writer-director Asghar Farhadi’s follow-up to the Oscar-Winning “A Separation” is an intensely gripping emotional drama with a superb script and<a href="http://www.ices.lk/the-past-a-film-by-asghar-farhadi-2/">Read more</a></p>

The Hunt (Denmark) : a Film by Thomas Vinterberg

<p>29 September 2014<br /> Mads Mikkelsen won the Best Actor Award at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival for his<br /> penetrating portrayal of Lucas, a highly regarded<a href="http://www.ices.lk/the-hunt-denmark-a-film-by-thomas-vinterberg/">Read more</a></p>