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Title No more tears sister : anatomy of hope and betrayal / the National Film Board of Canada ; produced by Pierre Lapointe ; written and directed by Helene Klodawsky
Published Montreal, QC : National Film Board of Canada, 2004


Description 1 online resource (79 min.)
Summary A story of love, revolution, and betrayal, No More Tears Sister explores the price of truth in times of war. Set during the violent ethnic conflict that has enveloped Sri Lanka over decades, the documentary recreates the courageous and vibrant life of renowned human rights activist, Dr. Rajani Thiranagama. Mother, anatomy professor, and symbol of hope, Rajani was assassinated at the age of thirty-five. Stunningly photographed, using rare archival footage, intimate correspondence and poetic recreations, the story of Rajani and her family delves into rarely explored themes - revolutionary women and their dangerous pursuit of justice
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed June 24, 2016)
In English
SUBJECT Thiranagama, Rajani, 1954-1989.
Thiranagama, Rajani, 1954-1989. fast (OCoLC)fst00468799
Subject Women -- Sri Lanka -- Biography
Ethnic conflict -- Sri Lanka
Human rights workers -- Sri Lanka
Human rights -- Sri Lanka
Ethnic conflict.
Ethnic relations.
Human rights.
Human rights workers.
SUBJECT Sri Lanka -- Ethnic relations
Subject Sri Lanka.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Documentary films.
Documentary films.
Form Streaming video
Author Lapointe, Pierre (Documentary film producer), producer
Klodawsky, Helene, 1956- director.
National Film Board of Canada, production company.