The Juggler was presented at Euro Connection
2017-02-10On 7th of February 2017 the 9th edition of Euro Connection took place during Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival in France. Among 15 short film projects selected for the coproduction forum there was a Lithuanian 2D animation film "The Juggler" by Skirmanta Jakaitė.
The Juggler wins at Baltic Pitching Forum
2016-10-12The first winner of the 2016 edition of Baltic Pitching Forum was The Juggler (dir. Skirmanta Jakaitė, prod. Agnė Adomėnė, Lithuania). The film is promised to be an allegorical animation about how humans spend their lives juggling all their responsibilities. Jakaitė was the co-director of the multi-award winning animation Non-Euclidean Geometry which has proved massively popular on the festival circuit over the past few years.
The win means the The Juggler is selected to participate at European Short Film Co-production Forum Euro Connection of 39th Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival.
Lithuanian Cinema Awards "Silver Crane 2016" for The Best Animation
2016-07-05Stop motion animated film "Nuopuolis" by Urtė Oettinger and Johan Oettinger was awarded by Lithuanian Film Academy. "Silver Crane" are the Lithuanian film industry awards. The annually awards are presented from 2008 by AVAKA, the Association for Author Rights of Audiovisual Artists.
Art Shot is attending Clermont Ferrand Short Film Market
2015-01-25For the 3rd year in a row Lithuanian short films are represented at The Short Film Market at The International Short Film Festival Clermont-Ferrand. This year “Art shot” is joining “Lithuanian Shorts” representatives and will take part at the market from the 2th to 5th of February. More about Clermont Ferrand.
Art Shot Becomes a Member of Vilnius Film Cluster
2014-09-11Since the 30th of July Art shot is one of the members of Vilnius Film Cluster. It is an alliance of leading film and TV production and postproduction services companies. The diversity in Cluster's members' expertise enables it to provide the client with full world-class service for any stage of production. Vilnius Film Cluster is proud of its professional and experienced crews and remarkable credits. It offers its newly-built soundstage with full equipment list.
As an alliance Vilnius Film Cluster was established in 2011 and unites 21 leading audiovisual companies and one of the largest universities in Lithuania. More about Vilnius Film Cluster
Puppet Animation Is Back to Lithuania
2014-03-16In the recent years puppet animation was really rear or almost non-egzisting animation technique in Lithuania. For this reason, short film “Georgian Toast”, directed by talented young duo of Urtė Budinaitė and Johan Oettinger, is a big deal in local context. Film tells short story of downfall and rise, humiliation and sacrifice, and it is based on old Georgian toast about fierce, confident and very proud eagle. Film was funded by Lithuanian Film Centre and is beiing co-produced with Danish production company Basmati Film. You can take a sneak peek at how it will look and feel like here
Art Shot Looking Forward to Meet in Annecy
This year for the first time Lithuanian Films will represent Lithuanian Animation at MIFA (The International Animation Film Market) at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival. MIFA is a major event in the world of animation and over the past 25 years has established itself as the leading event on the industry calendar.Art Shot is joining Lithuanian Animation Stand (Booth 5.003) and presenting recent animation project “The Milk Bar”. It is a short story about modern families and challenges they experience in nowadays life. Film director Urtė Budinaitė is attending MIFA and looking for coproduction partners for this project.