28.06. - 06.07.2013.
film program
Vanishing Waves / Aurora
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Lithuania, France, Belgium
2012, 120 min
Kristina Buozyte
Marius Jampolskis, Jurga Jutaitė, Rudolfas Jansonas, Vytautas Kaniušonis, Brice Fournier, Philip Lenkowski, Martina Jablonskytė, Macej Marczewsky
Romance / Sci-fi / Thriller
Official Trailer
Sinopsis: Have you ever dreamed of being inside the head of another person – a beloved one or your rival? Have you ever wished to experience the ideal relationship, where two minds come into total fusion? “Vanishing waves” – a sci-fi melodrama. Following solid scientific experiment, based on the neural transfer, a young inhibited man will live an astonishing journey in the comatose woman anonymous mind. This contemporary tale is exploring the nature of desire by exposing links and contradictions between the human body and the mind. Awards: Special Jury Mention at Karlovy Vary IFF Jury Prize at Neuchatel IFFF Jury Prize at Palic IFF
Bio: Born in Lithuania in 1982, Ms. Kristina Buožyte graduated with a Master degree in Film and TV Directing from Lithuanian Music and Theater Academy (2008). Kristina is a young directress who acquired her cinematic practice in doing short movies, music videos, participating in different workshops and seminars. Kristina was noticed for her short movie “Change The Record” in 2005. Her first feature “The Collectress” (graduation work for master degree) won The Best Movie Award in Lithuanian Silver Crane Awards (2008); The Best Director Award in Russian film festival Kinoshock and participated in more than 30 film festivals – Karlovy Vary, Pusan, San Paulo, Valencia, Manheim, Cottbus, Cairo among others. She is now working as a freelance director in the fields of film, theatre and multimedia and developing her next feature film “The Glamour” – the adaptation of Christopher Priest novel.