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Lithuanian-born American artist buried in Semeniskes

Jonas Mekas , a Lithuanian-born American artist, poet and filmmaker , often called the godfather of American avant-garde movies, was buried in Lithuania...

Openly gay Vilnius Councillor: free people make this country move forward (4)

Days before the 4th Baltic Pride March for Equality in Lithuania, a new edition of LGBT+ friendly maps was launched in Vilnius and Kaunas, writes Go Vilnius.

Foreign minister urges Russia to free Sentsov as filmmaker marks 5 years in jail

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius called on Russia to release Ukrainian film director Oleh Sentsov , who marks five years in prison on Friday.

World premiere of Ernestas Jankauskas’ Sasha Was Here to crown Lithuanian programme at Tallinn Film Festival

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival (or PÖFF), the biggest international film event in the Baltics, kicks off today. This year, the A class festival is...

Lithuanians flood their country with hundreds of rainbow flags as police investigate homophobic arson attacks

In response to a series of seemingly homophobic arson attacks in Vilnius, Lithuania, the Lithuanian LGBT community are importing hundreds of rainbow flags...