The Sri Lankan Tamil cinema history started from December 29, 1951 to date[when?] completed fifty-nine years.

The filmography of the cinema is as follows..

Early films 1960s

No Film title Meaning of title Film Director / Music Director Date released
1 Samuthayam Society Henry Chandrawansa 1962 (16-mm Technicolor Movie)
2 Thottakkari A lady from Plantation Krishnakumar March 28, 1962
3 Kadamayin Ellai Limits of Duty M.Vedanayagam 1966
4 Pasa Nila Beloved Moon Joe Dev Anand 1966 (16-mm Movie)
5 Taxi Driver Taxi Driver T.Sundukuli Somasegaran 1966
6 Nirmala Nirmala A.Ragunathan 1968

Films released in 1970s

No Film title Meaning of title Film Director Date released
7 Manjal Kungumam Turmeric and Kumkum Balan 1970
8 Vensangu White conch W.M.S.Thambo 1970
9 Kuththu vilakku Sacred Lamp W.S.Mahendran 1972
10 Meenava Penn Fisherfolk Lady Krishnakumar 1973
11 Pudhiya Kattru A New waves S.Ramanathan 1975
12 Komaligal The Clowns S.Ramanathan 1976
13 Ponmani Ponmani Dharmasena Patthiraja 1977
14 Kaathirupaen Unakaaha I will wait for you S.V.Chandran 1977
15 Naan Ungal Thozhan I'm Your friend S. V. Chandran 1978
16 Vadakkattru Cool Breeze Premnath Moraes 1977
17 Thendralum Puyalum Wind and Typhoon M.A.Kapoor 1978 First and only Tamil Cinemasope movie
18 Theivam Thantha Veedu God gave this House Wlfred silva 1978
19 Aemalikal Fools S.Ramanathan 1978
20 Anuragam Anuragam Yasapalitha Nanayakkara 1978
21 Engalil Oruvan A Man among us S.V.Chandran 1979

Films released in 1980s

No Film title Meaning of title Film Director Date released
22 Rathathin Rathamae Beloved blood relatives Joe Dev Anand 1980
23 Aval Oru Jeevanathi She is a living river J.B.Robert, Joe Michael 1980
24 Nadu Potra Vaalka Live a great life so that the country will celebrate you Yasapalitha Nanayakkara 1979
25 Nenjukku Neethi Just to the heart T.Sundukuli Somasegaran 1980
26 Pathai Maariya Paruvangal Ages when paths changed NA 1982

Latest films

No Film title Meaning of title Film Director Date released
27 Sharmilavin Ithaya Ragam Sharmila’s Melody of the Heart Peradeniya Junaideen, Sunil Soma Peiris 1993
28 Mann Earth Pudhiyavan 2006
29 Operation Ellalan Symbol of Supreme Sacrifice Thamilan 2010
30 Ennul Enna Matramo Ennul Enna Matramo Director: S.Kavimaran 14 June 2013
31 Komaali Kings[1] Kings Of Comedians Director: King Ratnam 23 February 2018
32 Parthiba Parthiba Director: R.P.Abarnasuthan 21 November 2019
33 Puththi Ketta Manitharellam Director: Raj Sivaraj 24 December 2021

Films yet to be released

No Film title Meaning of title Film Director / Music Director Date released
35 Kaadhal Kaditham Love Letter Mukesh Yet to be released
36 Rajathanthiri King Maker Director: Sanathana Sarma Yet to be released
37 Orae Naalil In a single day Yusuf Rahim released 2007
38 Sooriya Sooriyan Dr.p.suren Yet to be released
39 Maalai Neram Evening Director: Vithya Sharma Yet to be released
40 Yaaldevi The train Director: S.K.Logakanthan Yet to be released
41 Ennul Enna Matramo Ennul Enna Matramo Director: S.Kavimaran 14 June 2013
42 YARL Musical Instrument Director: MS Anand Yet to be released
43 School Gang - Kalluri Padaiyani Musical Instrument Director: K.Kiruthigan 16 June 2015
44 Senthanal Red Flame Director: Sutharshan Kanagarajah April 2016
45 Bodhai Addictive Director: Kirushanth Jeyakumar 26 June 2019
46 Poiyaa Vilakku The Lamp of Truth Director: Thanesh Gopal Yet to be released
47 Akoran very angry person Director: Dinesh Raveendran 10 feb 2017
48 oru kuyilum 2 koattankalum love Director: NS thanaa 26 June 2018
49 Theevinai Achcham scared Director: Dinesh Raveendran 08 feb 2020

See also

References

Ingirunthu ( Here and Now) by Sivamohan Sumathy on the plantation community, a feature film was released in 2013-14