Film Lester James Peiris: Movies Directed By Lester James Peiris

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List of all movies directed by Lester James Peiris, listed alphabetically. These popular films directed by Lester James Peiris include trailers of the movies when available. This collection includes some of the best movies directed by Lester James Peiris, so use the list to find some movies you haven't already seen. From Lester James Peiris's studio films to Lester James Peiris's independent films, this Lester James Peiris filmography includes movies from all genres.

This is a list that includes movies like Baddegama and Awaragira.

Almost all Lester James Peiris director credits are included. If you’re wondering, “What movies did Lester James Peiris direct?” or “What is the best Lester James Peiris movie?” then this list will answer your questions.

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White Flowers for the Dead Vasanthi Chathurani, Tony Ranasinghe, Sriyani Amarasena Ahasin Polowata is a 1978 Sri Lankan drama film directed by Lester James Peries. The film stars Tony Ranasinghe as Sarath, an abusive husband who is haunted by his wife's death. Peries made the ...more

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Akkara Paha Malini Fonseka Akkara Paha is a 1969 Sri Lankan drama film directed by Lester James Peries. The film stars Milton Jayawardena as Sena, a young man from a rural society who travels to the city to pursue a ...more

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Awaragira Joe Abeywickrama Awaragira is a 1990 Sri Lankan film directed by Lester James Peries.

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Baddegama Arthur C. Clarke, Vijaya Kumaranatunga, Malini Fonseka Beddegama is a 1980 Sinhalese language film directed by Lester James Peries that follows the lives of village people in British Colonial Sri Lanka. The film is based on the 1913 book The Village ...more

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Delovak Athara Iranganie Serasinghe, Tony Ranasinghe Delovak Athara is a 1966 Sri Lankan drama film directed by Lester James Peries. The film stars Tony Ranasinghe as Nissanka, the son of a newly rich industrialist, who becomes embroiled in a ...more

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Desa Nisa Ravindra Randeniya, Joe Abeywickrama, Sriyani Amarasena Desa Nisa is a 1972 Sri Lankan drama film directed by Lester James Peries. The film stars Joe Abeywickrema as Nirukada, an ugly man who worries that his blind wife will leave him if she regains ...more

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Gamperaliya Gamini Fonseka, Henry Jayasena, Punya Heendeniya Gamperaliya is a 1963 Sri Lankan drama film directed by Lester James Peries; it was adapted from the novel Gamperaliya by Martin Wickramasinghe. The film was groundbreaking in Sinhala cinema ...more

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Golu Hadawatha Sriyani Amarasena Golu Hadawatha was a popular 1969 Sinhalese language romance film directed by maestro Lester James Peiris. The film stars Wickrema Bogoda and Anula Karunathilake in the lead roles. Based on a ...more

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Kaliyugaya Henry Jayasena, Punya Heendeniya, Trelicia Gunawardena Kaliyugaya is a 1981 Sri Lankan drama film directed by Lester James Peries; it was adapted from the novel Kaliyugaya by Martin Wickramasinghe, and follows the events of the film Gamperaliya. It ...more

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Madol Duwa Joe Abeywickrama Madol Duwa is a 1976 Sri Lankan drama film directed by Lester James Peries. The film stars Ajith Jinadasa as Upali, a young rebellious youth who travels to a small island to get away from the ...more

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The Treasure Malini Fonseka, Gamini Fonseka, Shanthi Lekha Nidhanaya is a 1972 Sinhalese language film directed by Lester James Peries, starring Gamini Fonseka and Malini Fonseka. Movie is based on a short story written by G.B.Senanayake in one of his ...more

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Ran Salu Punya Heendeniya, Tony Ranasinghe Ran Salu is a 1967 Sri Lankan drama film directed by Lester James Peries. The film follows the parallel paths of Sujatha and Sarojini Perera. P.K.D. Seneviratne wrote the screenplay dealing with ...more

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Rekava Shesha Palihakkara, D. R. Nanayakkara, Iranganie Serasinghe Rekava is a 1956 film based on village life and their mythical beliefs in Sri Lanka. It is the first Sinhalese film which was fully shot in Ceylon and was the first in the country to be shot ...more

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Sandesaya Gamini Fonseka Sandesaya is a 1960 film. The film based on the war between the Sri Lankan people and the Portuguese invaders in Sri Lanka. It was directed by Sri Lankan film director Lester James Peries. It ...more

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The God King Ravindra Randeniya, Oliver Tobias, Leigh Lawson The God King is a 1974 British-Sri Lankan historical film directed by Lester James Peries. The film is based on the historical clash between brothers Kasyapa and Moggalana on Sigiriya Rock. ...more

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Wekande Walauwa Malini Fonseka, Ravindra Randeniya, Vasanthi Chathurani Wekande Walauwa is a 2002 award winning Sinhalese language film directed by Lester James Peries that follows the lives of wealthy people in Sri Lanka. As per the film director the story is ...more

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Yuganthaya Gamini Fonseka, Richard de Zoysa, Ramani Bartholomeusz Yuganthaya is a 1983 Sri Lankan drama film directed by Lester James Peries; it was adapted from the novel Yuganthaya by Martin Wickramasinghe, and deals with the beginning of labor unions in Sri ...more