Grandpa and Grandma

  • Director – Giedre Beinoriute
  • Production – Valdas Navasaitis
  • Sound – Saulius Urbanavicius
  • Editing – Marius Kavaliauskas
  • Duration – 30 min.
  • Year –  2016
  • Country – Lithuania


This animated documentary is based on a life story of director’s grandparents who were exiled to Siberia by Soviets in 1948. The very severe period of Lithuanian history is being told in a personal way, in genre of a fairytale. The storyteller is a little girl, who sees the events in her own child way. The visual basis of the film consists of extant family photographs together with the national archive material and animation inserts.

Screening on: 13/05 - 14:00 - Amirani 2

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