FESTIVALS: Lithuanian Films Shine at Scanorama 2014

VILNIUS: Three Lithuanian films will have their premieres at the Scanorama European Film Festival which kicks off its four city tour in Vilnius on 6 November 2014 and runs through…

Lithuanian Director Returns to Crowdfunding

VILNIUS: Young Lithuanian producer/director Romas Zabarauskas is turning to crowdfunding for his third film, You Can’t Escape Lithuania.

FNE Europa Distribution: Distributor of the Month: Tomas Tengmark, Lithuania

FNE together with Europa Distribution is launching a new chapter of the Distributor of the Month section. This time we focus on new strategies in film distribution and the importance…

PRODUCTION: The Man Who Knew 75 Languages in Production

VILNIUS: The Lithuanian/Polish/Norwgian docudrama The Man Who Knew 75 Languages from director Anne Magnussen and co-director Pawel Debski has gone into production.

PRODUCTION: Gladiators. A Different World in Production

VILNIUS: Director Arūnas Matelis is in production with his feature length documentary Gladiators. A Different World/Gladiatoriai. Kita planeta, a Lithuanian, Italian, Belgian, Swiss, Irish, Northern Ireland/UK and Latvian coproduction.

FNE IDF DocBloc: Interview with Andrius Stonys

Lithuanian filmmaker and Ex Oriente tutor Andrius Stonys speaks about the Ex Oriente workshop in Croatia.

PRODUCTION: Do You Love Me in production

VILNIUS: Lithuanian young generation director Lina Lužytė is working on her debut feature film Do You Love Me? (Ar tu mane myli?).

Lithuania Draws Filmmakers with Incentives

VILNIUS: The new Lithuanian film tax incentives launched in January 2014 are attracting higher than expected interest from international producers.

Lithuanian Film in Cannes 2014

Visit Lithuania at Village International Pantiero Pavilion No. 221

FNE Cannes Producers Workshop 2014: Marija Razgutė

Film New Europe has teamed up with the upcoming Cannes Marche Du Film and the Producers Workshop to promote Central and Eastern European producers during Cannes.

FNE Cannes Producers Workshop 2014 Kristina Ramanauskaitė

Film New Europe has teamed up with the upcoming Cannes Marche Du Film and the Producers Workshop to promote Central and Eastern European producers during Cannes.

PRODUCTION: Lithuanian Crisis in Preproduction

VILNIUS: The Lithuanian feature film Crisis from young film director Andrius Blaževičius is in preproduction.

Gambler Wins at Lithuanian Film Awards

VILNIUS: Ignas Jonynas won the best director and best film awards for the Lithuanian/Latvian coproduction The Gambler (Lošėjas) at the seventh Lithuanian Film and TV Silver Crane Awards held on…

GRANTS: Lithuanian Development Funding for 2014

VILNIUS: Nine feature film projects are among the recipients of 205,000 EUR in development funding announced by the Lithuanian Film Center.

Lithuania Announces 2014 Grants

VILNIUS: The Lithuanian Film Centre will distribute 2,082,368 EUR to 40 projects in 2014.

FNE Europa Cinemas: Cinema of the Month: Skalvija Cinema Center

This month we spoke with Vilma Levickaitė, the manager of Skalvija Cinema Center, a small and cozy art house cinema situated in central Vilnius. Well known amongst film lovers for…

Vilnius IFF 2014: Winners have been announced

VILNIUS: Vilnius International Film Festival closed its 19th edition on April 3. There were two competition programmes: “New Europe – New Names” and “Baltic Gaze”, which was launched in 2014.

Vilnius Meeting Point Draws Industry to Lithuania

VILNIUS: The fifth edition of the Vilnius IFF industry sidebar Meeting Point Vilnius presented 22 Baltic films and works in progress to an audience of 150 international guests.

Lithuania Sees Ad Market Growth in 2014

VILNIUS: The Lithuanian advertising market is expected to grow by 7% in 2014, with advertising prices rising across the board.

FNE IDF Doc Bloc: Lithuania Wins Pitching Award

The Lithuanian documentary Liebe Tante, Guten Tag! won the best pitch award at the East European Forum.