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
The anniversary 70th Cannes Film Festival will be opened today with Lithuanian elements in its programme. Representatives of the Lithuanian film industry will also attend the “Marché du Film” film market organised by the festival on May 17–26.read more
The EFA Young Audience Award (YAA) annually presents three nominated films to 12-14-year-old audiences across Europe who watch and discuss the films, and elect their favourite at the end of the day. Jury speakers then announce the national results live via video conference during an awards ceremony in Erfurt (Germany), on 7th of May.read more
The European Film Forum in Vilnius – a new generation of European filmmakers challenge Hollywood European cinema has huge creative potential. However, new talented filmmakers face an uphill battle against Hollywood in the box office. On April 6, during Vilnius IFF organized conference Meeting Point – Vilnius, European filmmakers will gather to discuss opportunities at the most important industry event in the continent – the European Film Forum.
On 20th of March the TorinoFilmLab has started the session ScriptLab 2017 in Trakai, Lithuania. 17 scriptwriters and directors from all over the world developing scripts for an original fiction feature film participates in individual and team training.read more