Lithuanian Shorts is a Lithuanian Short Film Agency, founded in 2012, that provides a systematic and coordinated presentation and promotion of Lithuanian short films nationally and internationally.
Lithuanian Shorts is a multifunctional organisation, involved in publishing of the catalogue of the newest Lithuanian short films, organizing a national short film stand at Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Market, Baltic Short Film Project Pitching Event “Baltic Pitching Forum” (bpf.lt), Vilnius International Short Film Festival (filmshorts.lt), International Short Film Day in Lithuania. Moreover, in 2019 the Agency launched new initiatives – Baltic Short Film Script Development Residency “Baltic Shorts Residency”; “Lithuanian Shorts Mentorship”, a program dedicated to Lithuanian women working in film and TV industries; Open Talks – discussions with the young generation of Lithuanian filmmakers followed by a screening of their short films.
Every year Lithuanian Shorts collaborates with various national and international organisations, film festivals and cinemas, curates Lithuanian short film programmes in order to increase the circulation of Lithuanian short films and actively promotes public awareness of the short films in Lithuania.
Lithuanian Shorts is a member of a worldwide non-profit association for the short film promotion “Short Film Conference”, the European Network of Short Film and Video Art Distributors “Short Circuit”, the Nordic and Baltic network of short film organisations „Nordic-Baltic Shorts Network”, European Women’s Audiovisual Network EWA and the National Association of Creative and Cultural Industries NKIKIA.