Lithuania’s contender for best foreign language Oscar nomination is Conversations on Serious Topics, a minimalist 65-minute documentary featuring kids talking about the world.
November 6, at 6 p.m. the Lithuanian Television is premiering a Lithuanian film The Balcony directed by Giedrė Beinoriūtė.
Film director Marat Sargysan continues to collect prizes. His short film Lernavan has been awarded twice in the Golden Peach International Film Festival in Armenia.
Film director G. Beinoriūtė is taking part in the events for the 70th anniversary of the occupation of Lithuania and the Day of Sorrow And Hope on the 15th of June.
One of the Monoklis studio distributions, Marat Sargsyan’s short film Lernavan has been selected to the Baltic Films Competition at the 10th International Short Film Festival 2ANNAS.
goEast, the 10th annual Wiesbaden-based festival of Central and Eastern European films, included the Lithuanian film The Balcony (dir. Giedrė Beinoriūtė) in its special programme „School Film Days”.
The short film Souther (dir. Tomas Smulkis), produced by the Monoklis Studio and LMTA’s Department of Film and Television has been selected for the competition programme at the 8th International Glimmer Festival.
For the first time in Cinema Spring festival’s history an Encouragement Prize has been established for a young Lithuanian filmmaker.
G.Beinoriūtė’s film The Balcony has been awarded at the Cairo International Children’s Film Festival. Released to Lithuanian theaters in 2008, the film won the Cairo Silver Prize in the Short Film Category.
03 18 2010 MONOKLIS
Young, famous and widely recognized for her work, Lithuanian film and theater director Giedrė Beinoriūtė is going to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of Lithuanian independence with a company of Tartu-based Lithuanians.