TALLINN: Algimants Puipa has completed filming on the Lithuanian drama The Garden of Eden.
The film has nearly all of its 670,000 EUR budget in place and is planning a fall 2015 release.
Puipa wrote the script of what the production team call a “touching and sincere” story of a Swedish woman working at a nursing home in Lithuania who becomes close to the residents who have come there to die in a respectful setting.
The film is produced by Studija 2 and postproduction house UP Records with funding from Lithuanian TV and the Lithuanian National Film Center. The DoP is Viktoras Radzevicius.
The film was pitched at the Baltic Event where it was seeking distributors, sales agents and festival slots.