Once Upon a Vilnius

23 min.


Director | Eitvydas Doškus
Script | Eitvydas Doškus
Director of photography | Eitvydas Doškus
Editing | Ignė Narbutaitė, Eitvydas Doškus
Sound designers | Vygintas Kisevičius, Paulius Kilbauskas
Composers | Vygintas Kisevičius, Paulius Kilbauskas
Producer | Dagnė Vildžiūnaitė
Production company | Meno Avilys


Vilnius is a city of notable historical heritage and unique character currently undergoing considerable changes. Some of the life fragments our camera has recorded are no more. The film, therefore, is a testimony to that which has faded into oblivion, and a glimpse into what is to come.


About the director:

Scriptwriter, director and cinematographer Eitvydas Doškus graduated from the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre with a BA and Cinematography. He is a member of the Lithuanian Filmmakers Union and the Lithuanian Association of Cinematographers. His filmography in the position of cinematographer consists of more than 30 titles including several films by Šarunas Bartas – Frost, Peace To Us In Our Dreams, At Dusk, all premiered at Cannes Film Festival. Once Upon A Vilnius is his debut as a film director.








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