The director used the story of film and theater director and actor Augustinas Baltrushaitis to say something about limited memory and the passing of time, and point out that hope is after all stronger than unstoppable time. Despite his interesting life and fate and the five feature films that he made with legendary directors Grigory Kozintsev, Monika Mironaitė and Arti Inozemtsev, Baltrushaitis has nevertheless been pushed on the margin of the society.
Audrius Stonys, born in 1966 in Lithuania, is a member of the European Film Academy and the European Documentary Network. Since embarking on his creative activities in the last years of the Soviet Empire, he has made 14 films as an independent filmmaker and producer. His films have won many international film awards. In 1992 the film Earth of the Blind received the European Film Academy award for the Best European Documentary film of the Year. His film Ramen won Special Mention in the International Competition Program at 2012 ZagrebDox. Stonys’s films were screened as part of the Baltic Dox program at 2012 ZagrebDox.
Tas kurio nėra
2004, 45', color, 35 mm
Gintautas Smilga, Giedrius Paulauskas