The Presidential Film Awards will be held at Nelum Pokuna Art Theatre today. The last film awards ceremony was held in 2015. Therefore, the Presidential Film Awards 2019 will present awards and accolades to the cinema artists who excelled during the last three years. President Maithripala Sirisena will participate as the chief guest. The film productions were judged by a jury headed by Professor Patrick Rathnayake of Kelaniya University. Chairperson of the National Film Corporation Anusha Gokula said 79 film productions were reviewed in this film award festival.
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