Goodhearted Ana / Ana geraširdė
Mikas Zukauskas, Lithuania, 2010.
Directed by: Mikas Zukauskas
Script: Mikas Zukauskas
Producer: Asta Valciukaite
Production company: Kulturiniu projektu centras| CUMA projects
Cinematography: Tomas Vilys
Editing: Mikas Zukauskas
Music: Julius Zubavicius
Cast: Joana Cizauskaite, Dainius Valutis, Dainius Vengelis, Sonata Visockaite
Running time: 21'
Film focuses on a woman who is unable to resist another's control and manipulations;
a woman who, sacrificing for a supposed victim, becomes a victim herself. The manipulations and patronizing of the user grows while the suppressed one dares not to say 'no, that is enough!' What does such relationship lead to and is it possible at all to escape it?
Mikas Zukauskas was born 1986 in Vilnius. Studied at J.Basanavicius secondary school, in 2009 graduated Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre, TV and film directing, in 2007 studied in Sofia at Bulgarian Film and Theatre academy (NATFA). He has worked as documentary director for Lithuanian National Television (LTV 2) programme ,‘Laiko portretai‘. ‘Goodhearted Ana‘ (2010) is the his first short fiction film.
Location and screening schedule: Dance center, Friday, October 22nd at 15.30