Reda Tomingas’ debut film “Guilt” was accepted to a competition programme of the world’s most important and biggest animation festivals – Annecy Animated Film Festival. Lithuanian animation will compete with 51 other short films from all around the world.
It is one of the oldest and most important animation industry events and it will take place on 10-15th of June in France. The history of Annecy goes back 53 years. Each year it attracts more than 7000 animation professionals. This year’s competition programme is formed of 52 films out of 2500 submitted works. Reda Tomingas’ film “Guilt” is the first Lithuanian film chosen for the competition programme of this festival. It’s one of the most significant appreciations of Lithuanian animation internationally in recent years.
Film “Guilt” tells a story of a lonely fox, who desires to isolate herself from the outer world. She enjoys to be tortured by her Guilt. But it’s not easy to be left alone with it as her personal space gets constantly invaded by the surroundings. While the fox’s small world crumbles, the Guilt just observes and continues to torment her hostess with uneasy dreams. The fox has to choose between madness and reconciliation.
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