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Janina Lapinskaite

graduated from the Lithuanian. She is a professor in Lithuanian Academy of Cinema and Theatre (head of Film and Television department). She is a freelance film director.

FILMOGRAPHY

“That Is My Destiny”, “Life Of Ants”, 1994; “Life of Elves”, 1996; “Vinus With A Cat”, 1997; “Life Of Lamb”, 1998; “Life Of Venecias And Death Of Caesar”

Venus With a Cat (0+)

Lithuania, 1997, b/w, 24 min.
Director: Janina Lapinskaite
Three aging women earn money by posing to young artists. Three destinies, three characters, but equally hard lonely old age and the retained ability to love life no matter how it is.

AWARDS

The prize For the Best Documentary Film, VIII Open non-fiction film festival Russia, Ekaterinburg, 1997.