The story behind the Animate Her Series: This was a recorded guest talk for the EyeMyth Media Arts Festival in India in March 2022. In this short animated film, marine biologist and ocean educator Dr. Asha de Vos talks about the giant blue whale skeleton that inspired her as a child, and the challenges of being a South Asian woman in science. In this short film, architect Amila de Mel talks about one of her most challenging projects to date – the relocation of the home of renowned artist Ena de Silva from Colombo to Lunuganga in Bentota. In this short animated interview, beloved children’s author and illustrator Sybil Wettasinghe recalls her childhood in the village and the inspiration behind her award winning children’s book, Kuda Hora or Umbrella Thief. Thaji Dias is the principal dancer and teacher at the Chitrasena Dance School and specialises in Kandyan dance. In this interview, Thaji talks about her family of dancers and how they continue to preserve the traditional dance forms in the country.