Skirmanta Jakaitė

Skirmanta Jakaitė (b. 1969) is a director and animator with a BA in Animation from Vilnius Academy of Art. She makes her films using the techniques of 2D drawn animation. Skirmanta’s graduation film “We May Meet, We May Not” was screened at many acclaimed international film festivals including Ottawa, Hiroshima, Clermont-Ferrand, Stuttgart, Melbourne, and others. Her film “Non-Euclidean Geometry” (co-directed with Solveiga Masteikaitė) was awarded the Ecumenical Jury Prize at the 60th Short Film Festival Oberhausen, and has received a Special International Jury Prize at the Hiroshima International Animation Festival as well as The Lithuanian Film Academy award for The Best Lithuanian Animation Film of 2014.

Filmography

We May Meet, We May Not / Galim susitikti, galim nesusitikti (2011, short animation)
Non-Euclidean Geometry / Neeuklidinė geometrija (2013, short animation)
The Juggler / Žonglierius (2018, short animation)