The mentees for “Baltic Women in Film Mentorship Young Talents Edition 2022-2023” have been chosen

News 2022-10-13

This week is the official beginning of the second season of “Baltic Women in Film Mentorship Young Talents Edition 2022-2023” as 13 mentees have been chosen. 

Over the course of 7 months (October 2022 – April 2023) the participants will be involved in coaching sessions with their mentors, self-education webinars on mental health, mentorship, leadership, negotiations and self-promotion and similar themes. They will also get the opportunity to network at industry events at film festivals in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.

Congratulations to the selected participants!



Vesta Tučkutė, film director and producer

Milda Buškevičiūtė, student

Milda Valiulytė, film curator and programmer

Salvija Vaičikonytė, illustrator



Ieva Aleksejeva, filmmaker

Ilze Bloka, director and performer

Linda Rudene, playwright

Anna Konovalova, cinematographer



Doris Tääker, director

Vivian Melder, screenwriter, director and producer

Emel-Elizabeth Tuulik, film critic

Anna-Maria Jams, foley artist



Vira Kravchuk, scriptwriter


The mentorship program is organized by Lithuanian short film agency “Lithuanian Shorts” and “Women in Film & Television Lithuania” association, in partnership with Vilnius International Film Festival, Riga International Film Festival, Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival, EWA European Women’s Audiovisual Network, AVAKA and Creative Europe MEDIA Desk Lithuania.