Chandidya is a Sri Lankan movie that was released in 1965. The film is directed by Titus Thootawatte. It is an action movie. It is important to note that this film was the first of its kind to not borrow from the cinema from India. The film is in the Sinhala language. The 1965 film focuses on young people who suffer from the pressures of city life. The pressures that the youth are forced to endure are the result of characters who are considered to be villains. This movie teaches the moral of how young people can overcome temptation.