Sri Lankan like watching teledramas during spare time especially primetime when families gather around after hectic days. This kind of habit is not only exist in Sri Lanka but also in many other countries. For Sri Lankan teledrama, there’s various genre to enjoy. Started from crime thriller, family drama http://220.127.116.11, to romantic comedy.
Every teledrama broadcasted in Sri Lanka has been through tight procedure ruled by government to make sure that there is no content of violence or excessive sexual display in the story. Aside from the plot, story line, and characters in the drama, there are also other little things which make a drama is more preferred by audiences in general. Here are some of them:
- Time slot can be both major and minor detail of a teledrama. Most teledramas in Sri Lanka play for 20-30 minutes. Those are reasonable slot for a regular teledrama. However, the 30 minute drama is more preferred especially when a drama is cut with some special effects such as slow motion or repetitive scene. And for family drama, it is mostly broadcasted during prime time such as in the evening. There’s also typical teledrama telecasted in the morning which is usually enjoyed by housewives.
- Another little thing is the effect. It usually depends on what type of teledrama telecasted. For family drama, video effects are not too often. Most special effects included in the drama are slow motions. As for action drama, most of effect related to computer graphic but not in excessive amount. It is usually not as intense as what appears in a film. And for romantic comedy drama, effect is usually in minimum amount. Special effect is little detail but plays important role because it can add the intensity of the story.
- Camera angle of a teledrama also plays important role. Most teledrama usually use average drama, unlike camera used to make a blockbuster movie. However, Sri Lankan teledrama now often use high-definition camera with high quality result. That’s what make audiences enjoy the teledrama even more. Camera angle also makes a drama look more interesting to watch. The way how camera capture various shots should fit. For example in teledrama Koombiyo, the camera add some motions to the frame audience to get a feeling like the audience walking with him too. When the camera can capture the scene very well, the audience will be more able to relate with the characters and story in the drama.