Kulay Adiththal – Sri Lanka

Kulay Adiththal  Asia  Sri Lanka Playing with things Props: some leaves  N.o.p.: 10
All children are sitting in a circle, one child has some leaves in his hand and runs clockwise
behind the other children. Suddenly he puts the leaves on the ground of some girl and runs away around the circle. The girl has picked up the leaves and runs behind the boy as fast as she can and tries to tag him before he meets the open place where the girl behind him was first sittting. When she manages to do so, then the boy starts again. But the boy is fast and therefore the girl starts now the same game all over.
Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel  Editor: Timo Gilhuis  Shooting date: 2016

Kotupanima – Sri Lanka

Kotu Panima  Asia  Sri Lanka Exerting game Props: some leaves, a small stone N.o.p.: 6
Before this game starts, the players have to draw a straw, to see who will start the game.
Then the hopscotch game starts: throwing a small stone in the first compartment, then jump over it and make the way following a pattern of how to jump. If you are on your way back, you must pick up the stone while standing on one leg and bending forwards. If you miss while standing at the beginning, then it is  the next player’s turn in line.
Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel  Editor: Timo Gilhuis  Shooting date: 2016

In – Out Sri Lanka

In – Out Asia Sri Lanka  Guessing game No props N.o.p.:  10
Children stand in a circle , one girl in the middle. She calls IN or OUT in her own
Language: IN is forward into the circle, OUT is backwards out of the circle.
When you make a mistake , you have to stand outside the group.
Winner is the girl/boy who is the last remaining player of the game.
Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel  Editor: Timo Gilhuis  Shooting date: 2016

Gal Boothe – Sri Lanka

Gal Boothe Asia Sri Lanka Exerting game No props N.o.p.:12
One girl is saying a text and at the end she turns her face to all the children. At the moment she turns, all the children must ‘freeze’ in theirs moves. The girl is walking into the group and looks who still makes a move. If she points out to you then you’ll have to stand outside the circle of the group. The last person who will still standing in a ‘freeze’ position in the winner and will lead the next person in front of the group.
Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel Editor: Timo Gilhuis Shooting date: 2016

Eluwan Kema – Sri Lanka

Eluwan Kema Asia Sri Lanka Running around game No props N.o.p.: 10
Girls play this game: one girl is inside the circle and one is outside.
The girl from the inside must be tagged by the outside running girl. But while tagging the other girl, theirs positions change and the girl who is the chasing party must try to get into the circle, but she is hampered to come inside the circle by the circle-girls.
In-and-out-and-in-and-out, until she succeeds to tag the other girl.
Then some other girls’ turn it is to run.
Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel Editor: Timo Gilhuis Shooting date: 2016