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Lithuanian Film Festival
May 11, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Join us Saturday night for our first ever Lithuanian film festival!
We’ll start the evening with the Lithuanian short film, Pietys (Souther), which is a fictional drama about a man’s self-discovery through his bizarre encounters in a small town. This 2009 film is directed by Tomas Smulkis and has English subtitles (23 minutes).
The evening’s feature film, Tadas Blinda Pradžia (The Legend of Tadas Blinda) is a folkloric tale set in Lithuania in 1861. This award-winning action film is the story of a peasant hero, his pursuit of a nobleman’s beautiful daughter, and a serf uprising against the Russian empire. This 2001 film is directed by Donatas Ulvydas and has English subtitles (110 minutes).
A cash bar (including imported Lithuanian beer) will be available. Visit our concession stand where we will be serving buttered popcorn, candy, hotdogs, and our own loaded nachos.
Gates open: 7 P.M. (The bar and concession stand will be open).
Show time for Pietys: 8 P.M.
Intermission: 8:30 to 9 P.M.
Show time for Tadas Blinda Pradžia: 9 P.M.
$3 donation at the door for active LMHA members and $6 donation for non-members. Please note: cash only. We do not accept credit card payments at this time.