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Rajani wanted to do all she could to keep society running in spite of difficult circumstances in Sri Lanka.

Classroom Clips

Rajani and Nirmala knew that discrimination was wrong and discussed it with their parents in an effort to stop it.

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Despite the great dangers of resisting the Tamil Tiger movement, Rajani founded the University Teachers for Human Rights (UTHR) group and worked diligently to expose human rights violations.

Filmmaker Interviews

Canadian filmmaker Helene Klodawsky discusses the importance of telling the story of war and conflict from the point of view of a woman.


No More Tears Sister recreates the courageous and vibrant life of renowned human rights activist Dr. Rajani Thiranagama during the violent ethnic conflict in Sri Lanka.

  • Updated on March 31, 2014

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No More Tears Sister

Premiere Date: June 27, 2006

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Filmmaker: Helene Klodawsky Bio | Interview | Statement

Press: Press Release


Helene Klodawsky
Helene Klodawsky

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Critical Acclaim

This is a deeply moving film on the life and courageous witness of a remarkable person. Rajani Thiranagama’s commitment to peace, justice and coexistence is a great inspiration for all involved in the struggle for human rights.”

— Archbishop Desmond Tutu

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