Marat Sargsyan, Lithuania, 2009.
Directed by: Marat Sargsyan
Script: Marat Sargsyan, Lina Lužytė
Production company: Monoklis
Cinematography: Vilius Mačiulskis
Cast: Vytautas Šapranauskas, Martynas Jasevičius, Ferdinandas Jakšys
Running time: 24'
After a long time away from their homeland, fate hands a father and son an opportunity to visit. But when they start their journey they discover that no such a place exists and no one they meet has ever heard of it. When a strange bus appears, destined for their homeland, they get on board. They are the only passengers and after a long trip the bus arrives at a very peculiar place with no houses, no people, no nature, and no land. They are surrounded by white mountains, looming like a blank, empty page.
Vilnius Short Films Festival – Best Picture ,
Golden Apricot Festival – British Council Award ,
International Film and Music Festival Kustendorf – Press Award
Marat Sargsyan, born in 1978, graduated from the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre, specializing in Film and TV Directing and currently pursuing an MA in the same dicipline.
Location and screening schedule: Dance center, Friday, October 22nd at 15.30