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Camilla Strøm Henriksen

Director of "Phoenix"

Camilla Strøm Henriksen studied directing at the London Film School. She has appeared on and directed numerous Norwegian television shows. "Phoenix" is her first feature.

Susitikimai: 

Lapkričio 16 d. 18:40 val. Forum Cinemas Vingis, 1 salė. Režisierė Camilla Strøm Henriksen, prodiuserė Gudny Hummelvoll ir aktorė Ylva Bjørkaas Thedin pristato filmą „Pakilti iš pelenų“.

Lapkričio 17 d. 17:00 val. Forum Cinemas Vingis, 6 salė. Režisierė Camilla Strøm Henriksen, prodiuserė Gudny Hummelvoll ir aktorė Ylva Bjørkaas Thedin pristato filmą „Pakilti iš pelenų“.

Felix Moeller 

Film director, actor

An actor and director Felix Moeller has produced 7 documentaries including TV projects. The documentary Harlan: In the Shadow of Jew Suess (Harlan – Im Schatten von Jud Süß, 2008) was nominated as Best Documentary in German Film Critics Association Awards. The director is interested in holocaust theme and has published a book The Film Minister about J. Goebbels’ propaganda and cinema in the Third Reich.

Susitikimai: 

Lapkričio 14 d. 18:35 val. Forum Cinemas Vingis, 6 salė. Režisieriai Margarethe von Trotta ir Felix Moeller pristato filmą „Ingmaro Bergmano beieškant“.

Gudny Hummelvoll

Producer

Gudny Hummelvoll has been in the industry for years. In 2011, she has founded a film studio Hummelfilm AS. In the recent years, in collaboration with Yellow Birds, she has been producing the most expensive Norwegian TV series of all times Occupied (Okkupert). Amongst her produced films are Buddy (2003), Mirush (2007), Limbo (2010), Wakolda (2013), Underdog (Svensksjävel, 2015).

Susitikimai: 

Lapkričio 16 d. 18:40 val. Forum Cinemas Vingis, 1 salė. Režisierė Camilla Strøm Henriksen, prodiuserė Gudny Hummelvoll ir aktorė Ylva Bjørkaas Thedin pristato filmą „Pakilti iš pelenų“.

Lapkričio 17 d. 17:00 val. Forum Cinemas Vingis, 6 salė. Režisierė Camilla Strøm Henriksen, prodiuserė Gudny Hummelvoll ir aktorė Ylva Bjørkaas Thedin pristato filmą „Pakilti iš pelenų“.

Hannah Lee Miller

Animation producer

Londoner Hannah Lee Miller graduated from the National Film and Television School in 2010 with a Masters in Animation Direction. Whilst on the course she discovered a love of production and the strength it gives to creative expression and progress. Since then she has gone from production to production learning the craft of producing animation. She has worked in numerous roles on children’s TV series, ‘Chuggington’, ‘Hey Duggee’, ‘Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom’ and most famously ‘Peppa Pig’. She has also just finished production the short animated film ‘They Hunt’
 

Ísold Uggadóttir

Director of "And Breathe Normally"

Ísold Uggadóttir is an award-winning director from Iceland. Her accolades include multiple nominations for the Icelandic Edda Awards and two wins for best short, in addition to multiple festival awards.

Susitikimai: 

Lapkričio 11 d. 17:00 val. Forum Cinemas Vingis salė 6. Režisierė Ísold Uggadóttir pristato filmą „Kvėpuokite įprastai“.

Jean Breschand

Member “New Baltic Cinema” Jury; film director

French philosopher, film director and screenwriter. His succsessful debute feature film „Joan the Pope“ was presented in Scanorama 2017.

Joji Koyama; Tujiko Noriko

Directors of "Kuro"

Joji Koyama is a visual artist, graphic designer, animator and actor. He has made music videos for bands such as Mogwai, Coldcut and Four Tet. Tujiko Noriko is a visual artist, musician and vocalist living in Paris. She has collaborated with artists such as Peter Rehberg, Nobukazu Takemura and Lawrence English.

Susitikimai: 

Lapkričio 9 d. 20:35 val. Forum Cinemas Vingis, 9 salė. Režisieriai Joji Koyama ir Tujiko Noriko pristato filmą „Jo vardas buvo Kuro“.

Katja Hevemeyer

Member “New Baltic Cinema” Jury;

Member of the German Film Academy – Head of Film education and Film literacy, project coordinator, film distributor.

Kim Swanson

One of the casting directors of the CSA

Kim Swanson is one of the casting directors of the CSA, also having representative offices in Los Angeles and St. Louis. Kim’s first two projects alone were awarded an Emmy, and throughout a lifelong career she has worked on more than 500 feature and short films, music videos, commercials and other projects. CNN, CNBC, NBC, FOX, Warner Bros and Sci-Fi Channel are among Kim’s customers. After starting her career as a professional dancer and actress, today Kim is a prominent speaker in various Screen Actors Guild’s events and a member of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Kim has recently joined Lithuanian American Business Association in Los Angeles. Swanson’s father is of Lithuanian descent and is visiting Lithuania together with his daughter.
 

Laufey Guðjónsdóttir

President of the "New Baltic Cinema" Jury

Director of the Icelandic Film Centre, film expert, representative of Iceland to the International promotion organisation „European Film Promotion“.

Margarethe von Trotta

Film director, actress, screenwriter

Margarethe von Trotta is one of the most influential film directors in New German Cinema movement. She has received awards in Venice Film Festival, including the highest prize Golden Lion, Berlinale, she has also been nominated for three Palme d’Or prizes in Cannes. Having started as an actress, she has worked with such directors as Volker Schlöndorff, Rainer Werner Fassbinder and Herbert von Achternbusch. Margarethe’s films Marianne & Juliane (Die bleierne Zeit, 1981), Sheer Madness (Heller Wahn, 1983), Rosa Luxemburg (1986) and Three Sisters (Paura e amore, 1988) have gained her international success as well as formed a solid basis to be considered the foremost female director in New German Cinema.

Susitikimai: 

Lapkričio 14 d. 18:35 val. Forum Cinemas Vingis, 6 salė. Režisieriai Margarethe von Trotta ir Felix Moeller pristato filmą „Ingmaro Bergmano beieškant“.

Lapkričio 14 d. 21:00 val. Forum Cinemas Vingis, 9 salė. Aktorė ir scenarijaus autorė Margarethe von Trotta pristato filmą „Gailestingumo šūvis“.

Nancy Bishop

President of the European Council for the Casting Society of America

Nancy Bishop is a president of the European Council for the Casting Society of America, she also works in the representative offices of the guild in London and Prague. Nancy is a casting director trusted by many famous producers and film directors, such as Ridley Scott, Brad Bird, Roman Polanski and others. In the recent production of Shakespeare classic Ophelia (2018, dir. Claire McCarthy) Nancy casted Clive Owen, Naomi Watts, Daisy Ridley; film was presented at the Sundance Film Festival. She was also nominated for an Emmy Award for the casting of the TV Mini-Series Anne Frank: The Whole Story (2001). Nancy began her career as a theatre director and was artistic director of Black Box Theatre Company in Prague; she has also published two books about auditioning for films and casting secrets.
 

Sulev Keedus

Director of "The Man Slayer. The Virgin. The Shadow."

Sulev Keedus in 1989 completed the Higher Courses for Directors and Scriptwriters in Moscow. Since 1981 he has been a free lancer (film director & cameraman) and has made 5 features and 15 documentaries.  His films has been presented officially on more than 40 film festivals around the world, e.g. Rotterdam, Toronto, Los Angeles, Göteborg, Karlovy Vary, Cottbus, etc.

Susitikimai: 

Lapkričio 10 d. 18:00 val. Forum Cinemas Vingis salė 5. Režisierius Sulev Keedus su prodiuserėmis Rasa Miškinyte ir Kaie-Ene Rääk pristato filmą  „Vyro žudikė. Nekaltoji. Šešėlis.“

Thomas Stuber

Director of "In the Aisles"

Thomas Stuber started his studies at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg in Ludwigsburg in 2004. "Teenage Angst", which he made in his third year, premiered at the Berlinale and received numerous awards throughout the country. He was nominated for a student Oscar for his diploma film, "Of Dogs and Horses".

Susitikimai: 

Lapkričio 13 d. 20:00 val. Forum Cinemas Vingis, 1 salė. Režisierius Thomas Stuber pristato filmą „Krautuvų valsas“.