Rasitha Jinasena

Co-founder, leader of full-service agency Sky Entertainers, International Award winning Executive Producer with 20 years of experience in local and international production, envisions a comprehensive evolvement in Sri Lankan production industry nurtured by sustainable values.

ACHIEVEMENTS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Co-Founder and a prime contributor for the sustainable growth of Sky Entertainers from 2004 to present
  • Executive Producer of Sky Entertainers: a multispectral Production House that has received accolades for production in multiple genres; Commercial, Art and Experimental, for Feature Films, International and Local TV Commercials, Infomercials, Documentaries, Music Videos and Corporate Profiles.
  • Emerging Producer/Film Maker Award (WON)
    Open Doors Lab Awards
    Locarno Film Festival, Switzerland, 2017
  • Team Leader of “GARU AMMAWARUN WENUWEN” national campaign for Litro Gas Lanka in 2016
  • Development Initiative Film Grant (WON) for film “Mahamaya” by Prasanna Jayakody at Locarno Film Festival, Switzerland, 2017
  • Executive Producer of the international award winning film “28” by Prasanna Jayakody in 2015
  • Executive Producer/ Producer of the films:
  • KARMA (2010) by Prasanna Jayakody
  • LEOPARD DO NOT BITE (2016, pending release in Sri Lanka) by Prasanna Jayakody
  • KUSA PABA (2012) by Sunil Ariyarathne
  • WITHERED LEAF (2016) by Duminda Sanjeewa
  • HOW I WONDER WHAT YOU ARE by Udaya Dharmawardena and Chinthaka Dharmadasa
  • LES PAPILLIONS NOIRS (Miles of a Dream) (2013) by Udaya Dharmawardena
  • International Coordinator and Promotional Manager of award winning film SANKARA (2006) by Prasanna Jayakody
  • Opened foreign production market for Sri Lanka based production houses as the Executive Producer and Team Leader of an international advertising campaign designed and produced for Myanmar, 2018
  • Location Manager for the music video “Amazing Grace” in 2015
  • Executive Producer of over 2000 Television Commercials
  • Executive Producer of the award winning Tele-drama “Husma Saha Oxygen” by Sumudu Wellalage (2016)
  • A member of Sri Lankan Delegation to promote film tourism opportunities at the India International Film Tourism Conclave (IIFTC) 2018
  • Executive Producer and the team leader of the Documentary videos on the impact of Kelani Flood Risk and Flood Mitigation Interventions under Climate Resilience Improvement Project (CRIP) in May, 2018

POSITIONS HELD IN LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL PRODUCTIONS:

  • Production Manager
  • Location Manager
  • Promotional/Event Manager
  • Line Producer
  • Country Coordinator
  • Executive Producer

EARLY CAREER

Bates Asia

Grant McCann Erickson

The Video Team (PVT) Ltd (1996)

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