Breathing into marble

Lithuania, Latvia, Croatia, 2018, 97’

Director

Giedrė Beinoriūtė

Producer

Dagnė Vildžiūnaitė

Scenario

Giedrė Beinoriūtė (based on the novel of the same name by Laura Sintija Černiauskaitė)

Rights Holder

Just a Moment

DOP

Audrius Kemežys

Cast

Airida Gintautaitė, Sigitas Šidlauskas, Joris Baltrūnas, Vilius Minčinauskas, Kristupas Cicėnas, Guna Zarina

Production

Just a moment, Mistrus Media, Aning Film

A middle-class couple, Izabelė and Liudas, live in their rural house with their son Gailius, who suffers from epilepsy. One day Izabelė talks her husband into adopting six-year-old Ilja, a headstrong yet withdrawn little boy from a children’s home. With the arrival of the new addition, family life starts to change drastically for all of them…

HONORS
2018 Karlovy Vary IFF (Czech Republic) – East of the West сompetition
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
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Giedrė Beinoriūtė

Born in 1976. Graduated from the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre, Film and TV department with an MA in Audiovisual Arts in 2002. She has directed and written eight fiction and documentary short and mediumlength films which have been well recognised, both nationally and internationally. Since 2007, Giedrė is teaching script writing and film directing at the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theater. BREATHING INTO MARBLE is her feature debut.