The Lithuanian Film Centre has distributed €2 910 817 at its first session of financing for 2019. In all, 43 film projects received funding for production and development.
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The government has allocated €2 602 897 for the production of 28 films, and €307 920 for the development of 14 films.

€706 000 went to the production of 6 feature films: 2 debut films, 2 full-length films and 2 short films.

Among the projects that received production grants are 4 documentaries: two full-length films, 1 short documentary and one TV documentary. The sum to be divided among the projects totals €81 000.

€120 000 funding for the production was also allocated for one short film and one interactive film project.

The grant of €434 000 will be split among 7 minority co-production projects: 3 feature films and 4 full-length documentaries. Lithuanian filmmakers will work with France, Sweden, Finland, Germany, Luxembourg, Belgium, Czech, Bulgaria, Georgia, Ukraine, Croatia, Poland, Latvia and Estonia. For the first time, Lithuanian filmmakers will work with Serbian film production company.

The Lithuanian Film Centre has also allotted 13 development grants totalling €307 920. This funding for film development went to 11 features and 2 interactive film projects.

PRODUCTION GRANTS CHART:

PROJECT

DIRECTOR

PRODUCTION COMPANY

AMOUNT OF GRANT

ADITIONAL INFORMATION

„Dainos lapei"

Kristijonas Vildžiūnas

VšĮ „Uljana Kim ir ko"

€450 000,00

Full-length feature

"Sutemose"

Šarūnas Bartas

IĮ Šarūno Barto „Studija Kinema"

€50 000,00

Full-length feature

"Advokatas"

Romas Zabarauskas

VšĮ „Naratyvas"

€164 000,00

Full-length feature

"Šeima"

Austėja Urbaitė

VšĮ „Fralita films"

€330 000,00

Full-length feature

"Kapinynas"

Emilija Škarnulytė

VšĮ "Just a moment"

€51 000,00

Documentary

"Pieno baras"

Urtė Oettinger

VšĮ "Art shot"

€60 000,00

Short animation

"Būsiu su tavim"

Virginija Vareikytė, Maximilien Dejoie

VšĮ „In script"

€37 000,00

Documentary

"Metai prieš karą"

Davis Simanis

VšĮ "Uljana Kim ir ko"

€70 000,00

Full-length feature

"Inga"

Davit Abramishvili, Giorgi Gogichaishvili

VšĮ "Filmai LT"

€49 897,00

Full-length feature

"Ilgo metro filmas apie gyvenimą"

Dovilė Šarutytė

VšĮ "Uljana Kim ir ko"

€100 000,00

Debut

"9-tas žingsnis"

Irma Pužauskaitė

VšĮ „In script"

€50 000,00

Debut

"Paralyžius"

Andrius Blaževičius

VšĮ "Čiobreliai"

€500 000,00

Full-length feature

"Deguonis"

Ernestas Jankauskas

VšĮ "Dansu films"

€378 086,60

Full-length feature

"Tėtušis"

Justas Ramanauskas

MB "Viktorijos filmai"

€30 000,00

Short

"Norai"

Ieva Šakalytė

VšĮ "Revoliucijos idėja"

€26 000,00

Short

„Mončys, Žemaitis iš Paryžiaus"

Linas Mikuta

VšĮ „Monoklis"

€12 500,00

Documentary

„Sugrįžę iš Niujorko"

Ramunė Rakauskaitė

UAB „Ultra Nominum"

€46 500,00

Documentary

"Limuzinas"

Saulė Bliuvaitė

VšĮ "Revoliucijos idėja"

€12 000,00

Short documentary

"Rimas"

Algirdas Tarvydas

VšĮ „Dokumentika"

€10 000,00

Short documentary

"Elena"

Birutė Sodeikaitė

VšĮ "Art shot"

€70 000,00

Short animation

"Kamilė VR"

Bartoš Polonski

UAB "Gluk media"

€50 000,00

Interactive film project

"Erikas Akmenširdis"

Ilmar Raag

VšĮ "Uljana Kim ir ko"

€140 000,00

Minority Co-production

"Gyvenimo kaina"

Ioseb Bliadze

VšĮ "Čiobreliai"

€60 000,00

Minority Co-production

„Ribos"

Vytautas Puidokas

VšĮ „In Script"

€55 000,00

Minority Co-production

„Traukiniai"

Macej Drygas

UAB „Era Film"

€14 000,00

Minority Co-production

„Soviet Man"

Ivo Briedis

VšĮ „Monoklis"

€30 000,00

Minority Co-production

„Mėlyna kaip apelsinas žemė"

Iryna Tsylik

VšĮ „Moonmakers"

€45 000,00

Minority Co-production

"Strahinja"

Stefan Arsenijevic

UAB "Artbox"

€90 000,00

Minority Co-production

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