2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health:

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Crunchy numbers

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A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 1,500 times in 2010. That’s about 4 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 12 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 56 posts. There were 8 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 2mb.

The busiest day of the year was May 10th with 55 views. The most popular post that day was “How I Wonder What You Are”…How I Still Wonder What You Really are?.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were amilag.com, en.wordpress.com, facebook.com, google.lk, and lankaartdiary.blogspot.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for colombo colombo drama, alimankada film, rajitha dissanayake, thunweni yamaya, and amila.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.


“How I Wonder What You Are”…How I Still Wonder What You Really are? May 2010


Alimankada Film- The road from Elephant Pass- Reveiwed December 2009


“Colombo Colombo” we love you Colombo!- Review on Indika Ferdinando’s Latest Stage Drama August 2009
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“Mata Wedi thiyanneddha” – a Short review on Rajitha Dissanayake’s Drama July 2009


Boondi community on “The Moment of Creation” and me September 2008

“Waiting” Wins Again!

“Waiting” an Ultra Short Film by Amila Galappatthi has won the Jury Special Recognition award at Bonsoir Short Film Competition 2010 organized by Alliance Fran├žaise de Kotte Sri Lanka. The Film also received international recognition early this year at the Turkish Short Film festival “Art By Chance” by being in their Official Selection 2010. Special thanks goes to Ms. Anoma Rajakaruna and the TEAM Bonsoir Sri Lanka who was behind the event.

Watch the film


Feat. on Argentinian Art Mag

7 Nominations @ Derana Music Video Awards!!!

3 of my videos nominated for 7 Categories including Best Video of the year, Best Sri Lankan Rock video, Best Sri Lankan Pop video, Best Sri Lankan English video, Most Experimental video and Best Alternative video @ Derana Music Video Awards 2010!!!

Check out the nominated videos
Sanda Mithuri by Kasun Kalhara Feat. Raj
Winds of Uva by Funeral in Heaven
Aneka Kootiya by Project Aneka


Argentinian magazine published my work on their site!

Argentinian art magazine called Yaes Hoy interviewed me and published my selected work on ART BY CHANCE Ultra Short Film fest. They have selected only 4 film makers from ABC 09 & 10 to feature on their site.

“Lakbima News” Interview

Lakbima News 23/05/2010
Special Thanks goes to Rikaza Hassen for this lovely piece!

Some of my work featured on GREY GROUPs Asia Pacific website

Chk the video section. It’s the clip which starts with a bus scene!!!



One of my biggest achievements in Advertising- Bronze at Global Effies

We Won!!!

Today the results of Global Effies awards came out saying that our entry (Sri Lanka Apparel- Garments without guilt) has won a bronze! This is the first time an Asian agency has wona global effie and we are the only one agency to win a global effie within GREY network. I’m more than glad being in winning team very actively.


This is some of the viral stuff I had done for GWG campaign

“Journey of Life” is in

Hi all I’m glad to announce that ART BY CHANCE ULTRA SHORT FILM FESTIVAL has selected my short film “Journey of Life” to screen in 14 countries and 64 cities all around the world; between 22nd of May- 3rd of June along with another 31 films from 18 countries!

You can watch the film on http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HzxNdQo1QEk

And get more details from http://www.artbychance.org

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