Thivanka Perera


Thivanka Perera is a graduate of the Academy of Art University, where he majored in screenwriting. The first short film he wrote "Silent Letter (2016)" was picked up for distribution by 'Shorts TV'. His thesis script, 'Bird of Prey' was nominated for the annual 'Michael Collyer Memorial Fellowship' (USA) in screenwriting and ended up in the top 3 in 2017. He also wrote/directed several natural history documentaries, including the blue-chip program "Wild Sri Lanka - Realm of the Leopard" which was broadcast on DISCOVERY (ASIA). His latest production "Sri Lanka - Leopard Dynasty" was acquired by 'Authentic Distribution' in Germany. Thivanka has also won several international awards for his shorts films and documentaries.