The move is seen as an attempt to promote local productions. (Colombo Gazette) The levy charged on dubbed foreign films, tele-dramas and commercials has been increased, the Finance Ministry said today.Accordingly the levy has been increased to Rs. 150,000 from Rs. 90,000.
The production company initially… Ms Maizels is the creator of Pop-Up London, which features paper replicas of Buckingham Palace, St Paul’s Cathedral and other London landmarks. Notably, it includes a model of Tower Bridge that opens for a ship to pass through. The book was published in 2011 and became a best-seller. It is the plot at the heart of the latest Paddington film: a pop-up book of London that leads to all sorts of drama for the bear from Darkest Peru. That pop-up book is also causing trouble behind the scenes. Jennie Maizels, an award-winning illustrator, claims the designs bear more than a little similarity to her own, and wants the film-makers to acknowledge that they copied her ideas.