Mr. Hasantha Dissanayake

Temporary Lecturer

Department of Marketing and Tourism Management

Faculty of Business


Mr. Hasantha Prabhoothi Dissanayake is a first-class graduate with a BA (Hons) in Film and Television from the University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka. He is a Gold medalist with the Dr. D.B. Nihalsinghe Memorial Gold Medal. He then followed a Postgraduate professional course in International Film Business at the Busan Asian Film School in South Korea. He is currently reading his PhD. Having also obtained a Diploma in Filmmaking from the National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka, he had the opportunity to study short professional courses in several international film schools. He is an international award-winning film director, producer, and screenwriter in the Sri Lankan film industry. He is also a Member of the New Asian Producers Network. He has worked as a visiting lecturer in several institutions of higher education in Sri Lanka and now he works as an academic of Multimedia Studies attached to the Department of Marketing and Tourism Management at NSBM Green University. He is the Master-in-charge for LEO Club of NSBM and Multimedia Circle of NSBM.