HBO is taking a closer look at Chernobyl. The pay cabler has greenlighted a five-part miniseries about the 1986 nuclear disaster in Ukraine with Mad Men star Jared Harris attached to star. Filming will begin in Lithuania in spring 2018.read more
For its seventh edition, the Locarno Festival’s First Look initiative (4-6 August) turns the spotlight on Baltic Cinema. Thanks to a partnership with the Estonian Film Institute, Latvian Film Centre and Lithuanian Film Centre, this year’s First Look will present 6 films in post-production chosen by the Locarno Festival.
Today, the Baltic Focus events dedicated to Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia are launching within the programme of the industry days of the International Odessa Film Festival.read more
On 22 May, 2017, during the 70th Cannes International Film Festival, representatives of the Polish Film Institute and the Lithuanian Film Centre – director Magdalena Sroka and director Rolandas Kvietkauskas – signed an agreement to strengthen cooperation between the two national institutions in the field of cinematography and the implementation of joint film projects.read more