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Dok Leipzig’s Focus on Lithuania: Historic Documentary Retrospective and Three Premieres

The 61st edition of DOK Leipzig, an international festival for documentary and animated film which kicks off today, has Lithuania as its country in focus to celebrate Lithuania’s statehood centenary. The international public will see a documentary retrospective encompassing three generations of filmmakers, “Challenges of (In)Dependence”, in addition to three Lithuanian premieres vying for the festival’s prizes. Lithuanian filmmakers are also taking part in DOK Leipzig’s industry events.

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Baltic Film Festival Debuts in New York

The first ever New York Baltic Film Festival comes with 18 film screenings over a four-day period at Scandinavia House from October 18 through October 21. The festival will feature 7 U.S. premiere screenings and 9 NYC premieres.

New York audiences will have an opportunity to watch the notable classic films that have rarely been seen outside of Europe, the latest features, documentaries and animation films from some of the best established and upcoming filmmakers from Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia.

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“My films are the celebration of reality, of life, of my friends, of actual daily life that passes and is gone tomorrow. We don’t pay attention to it when it happens.” present an extensive retrospective of Jonas Mekas, 95-year-old director straddled between Europe and the US, documentary and the avant-garde. Discover the work of the Lithuanian-American director, poet and visual artist often called the godfather of American avant-garde cinema and founder of the diary genre in documentary film.

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