Two films produced by the Lithuanian Film Studio and acquired from Gosfilmofond – one of the biggest Russian film repositories – have been restored as commissioned by the Lithuanian Film Centre (LFC). The digitised image and sound of the films Beauty (Gražuolė) directed by Arūnas Žebriūnas and Sadūto tūto by Almantas Grikevičius were restored. English and French subtitles were prepared for the films.read more
The Summer of Sangaile by the Lithuanian director Alantė Kavaitė to be screened in the main programme of Berlinale Panorama. The film will have its European premiere in Berlin while its World Premiere is a couple of days ahead in Sundance.read more
The National Film Academy (the UK) has announced the nominations for the National Film Awards 2015. The NFA is the only motion picture awards ceremony worldwide to be held in the UK, North America, South America, Australia and Asia with all categories nominated and voted for by movie fans in each territory.read more
With the help of Film Sales Support (FSS), six European films are being promoted at this year’s Sundance Film Festival (January 22 – February 1, 2015). FSS, an initiative of European Film Promotion (EFP), is funded by the Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union. The Sundance Film Festival is one of FSS’ flagship festivals for which sales companies may receive financial assistance for their marketing campaigns. €26,000 has been earmarked in total to boost sales of European films to North America.