FESTIVALS: The 24th Vilnius IFF Kino Pavasaris Announces Lineup

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    VILNIUS: Thirteen feature, documentary and animated films have been selected for the main European Debut Competition of the 24th Vilnius IFF Kino Pavasaris. The biggest film festival in Lithuania runs from 21 March to 4 April 2019.

    Seven films will compete in the Lithuanian short film competition and 32 films in the international short film competition. The other sections are Festivals’ Favourites, Discoveries, Critics’ Choice and Masters. This year the festival will organise retrospectives of Claire Denis and Djibril Diop Mambéty.

    European Debut Competition:

    Animus Animalis (A story about People, Animals and Things) / Animus Animalis (istorija apie žmones, žvėris ir daiktus) (Lithuania), Documentary
    Directed by Aistė Žegulytė
    Produced by Meno avilys

    Another Day of Life (Poland, Spain, Belgium, Germany, Hungary)
    Directed by Raul de la Fuente, Damian Nenow
    Produced by Platige Films, Kanaki Films
    Coproduced by Walking the Dog, Wüste Film, Animationfabrik, Pupperworks
    Supported by the Polish Film Institute

    Chris the Swiss (Switzerland, Croatia, Germany, Finland)
    Directed by Anja Kofmel
    Produced by Dschoint Ventschr
    Coproduced by Nukleus Film, Ma.Ja.De, IV Films Ltd

    Consequences (Slovenia)
    Directed by Darko Štante
    Produced by Filmsko društvo Temporama
    Coproduced by Zwinger film, NuFrame, 100
    Supported by the Slovenian Film Center

    Cutterhead (Denmark)
    Directed by Rasmus Kloster Bro

    Diamantino (Portugal, France, Brazil)
    Directed by Gabriel Abrantes, Daniel Schmidt

    Journey to a Mother's Room / Viaje al cuarto de una madre (Spain, France)
    Directed by Celia Rico Clavellino
    One Day / Egy nap (Hungary)
    Directed by Zsófia Szilágyi

    Pamparios (Germany, Mexico)
    Directed by Florian Seufert

    Ray &Liz (UK)
    Directed by Richard Billingham

    Sauvage (France)
    Directed by Camille Vidal-Naquet

    Summer Survivors / Išgyventi vasarą (Lithuania)
    Directed by Marija Kavtaradze
    Produced by M-films (Lithuania)
    Coproduced by After School (Latvia)
    Supported by the Lithuanian Film Centre

    Touch Me Not / Nu mă atinge-mă (Romania, Germany, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, France)
    Directed by Adina Pintilie
    Produced by Manekino Film
    Coproduced by RohFilm Productions, PINK, Agitprop Ltd and Les Films de l'Étranger
    Supported by the Romanian Film Centre, EURIMAGES, Torino Film Lab, MDM (Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung) Germany, the Bulgarian National Film Center, the Czech Film Fund, Strasbourg Urban Community, MEDIA

    Click HERE for the press release.