Lahiru Madushanka – (Instructor)

Lahiru Madushanka

Lahiru Madushanka Senevirathna is an Editor and Colourist based in Colombo. He has completed his Higher National Diploma in Film and Television at Digital Film Academy of Sri Lanka Foundation and specialized in Editing and Sound Designing. Then he received a scholarship for the International Class of the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg, one of the prestigious film schools in Germany. He has contributed to several international film projects there. He also followed a Certificate course in Non-Linear Video Editing at Sri Lanka Television Training Institute.

Lahiru has worked as an editor in TV Derana for 2 and half years and at present he is working as a Junior Editor and DI Assistant at Digital Post Services which is one of the leading film post production companies in Sri Lanka.

He was among the nominees for the Best Editor and the Best Sound Designer at the 3rd Colombo International Student Film Festival 2017. He has also worked as a Crew Member in a Documentary Project by Creative Media Institute Students of University of New Mexico, USA. Later this year he worked as The Editor and the Post Production Coordinator for the American short film “Breaking Cycles”. He has contributed to several feature films in Sri Lanka as the Assistant Editor and the DI Assistant. Currently, he is working on his first feature film as the Editor.