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A Summer Full of Rituals

Summer 2017

  • Watch trailer Film The Invisible Front

    The Invisible Front

    Vincas Sruoginis and Jonas Ohman

    In 1944, Soviet forces occupied Lithuania for a second time in less than five years. This time the youth of the nation chose to fight back and formed a guerrilla army of partisans called the Forest Brothers. Among them was a charismatic leader named Juozas Luksa who joined the resistance with his three brothers.

    Watch 1 h 26 min
  • Watch trailer Film Back

    Back

    Gabriele Urbonaite

    BACK follows Ieva who comes back to her hometown Vilnius from Hollywood and discovers how much both the city and its people have changed.

    Watch 19 min
  • Watch trailer Film Why So Far

    Why So Far

    Tadas Slajus

    A laconic yet tender story about the fragility of human communication and connection.

    Watch 15 min
  • Watch trailer Film Fellow Travelers

    Fellow Travelers

    Linas Mikuta

    In the middle of December, on a snowy and grim day, three frozen fellow travelers reveal hidden corners of their soul to a passing driver, who stops to give a ride. Their shared stories overlap in one's mind, even though they don't know each other and maybe will never meet.

    Watch 17 min
  • Watch trailer Film Hilda

    Hilda

    Jaak Kilmi and Aleksandr Heifets

    "Hilda" is a charming portrayal of a way of life that is rapidly disappearing. It has universal appeal and is visually appealing. Hilda herself is an engaging character, whose story reflects the passing of an important Estonian generation who got us to where we are today.

    Watch 7 min
  • Watch trailer Film Mr Night Has a Day Off

    Mr Night Has a Day Off

    Ignas Meilunas

    "Mr Night Has a Day Off" ("Pono Nakties Laisvadienis") shows the shift between day and night set in Vilnius, the Lithuanian capital. Mr Night, a malevolent creature of the sky, suddenly gets bored of seeing everything in bright and sunny colours - and, with a wink towards the audience, sets out to change it...

    Watch 2 min
  • Watch trailer Film Cats of Amber Bay

    Cats of Amber Bay

    Egle Burbaite

    There is a bay in Juodkrantė, Lithuania, named after amber, but it has been a while since amber was found there. Instead we find cats - a lot of cats without homes. "Cats of Amber Bay" (2015) follows their daily co-existence with the fellow humans of Amber Bay.

    Watch 7 min
  • Watch trailer Film Conversations

    Conversations

    Emilija Juzeliunaite

    "Conversations" (2016) premiered at the Student Film Competition of Vilnius International Film Festival in 2017. The film showcases multiple non-verbal conversations between people - overlapping, overwhelming, silent.

    Watch 2 min
  • Watch trailer Film Inaudible

    Inaudible

    Gints Zilbalodis

    A musician loses his hearing and struggles to adapt to a new life. According to the director, Gints Zilbalodis, the film is "about confidence and self-esteem. It’s about difficulties people face when communicating verbally and through art. It’s about the necessity of self-expression every human has".

    Watch 7 min
  • Watch trailer Film Fake Me a Happy New Year

    Fake Me a Happy New Year

    Liene Linde

    What does it really take to celebrate New Year's Eve with your family? Anita and her two children, daughter Santa and son Kristaps, live in an apartment in Riga, the capital of Latvia. Every year, they celebrate New Year’s Eve with grandma, uncle Peter and a feast fit for kings. As the years go by, the children grow up and life goes on.

    Watch 35 min
  • Watch trailer Film The Swimmer

    The Swimmer

    Gabriele Urbonaite

    "The Swimmer" is a short film about small and big fears, friendship and passion for swimming, stronger than anything. Ariel, young and promising swimmer, spends her summer preparing for the upcoming Olympics. In the pool, she meets Grete who has just started swimming lessons...

    Watch 28 min
  • Watch trailer Film Aqua

    Aqua

    Gints Zilbalodis

    A cat wakes up surrounded by water and must learn to survive.

    Watch 7 min
  • Watch trailer Film To Saaremaa

    To Saaremaa!

    Jaak Kilmi and Aleksandr Heifets

    Summer is here! The film displays pathos and humour in a recognisable Estonian setting – the ferry dock to Saaremaa, the popular Estonian summer island. The film received the 1st Place award at EstDocs 2016 Short Film competition in Toronto, Canada.

    Watch 6 min