Acid Forest
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Festival in Media
Section: Baltic Countries
Country: Lithuenia 
Year: 2018

Acid Forest

63 minutes/color



A wispy stretch of land from Russia to Lithuania is home to an unlikely tourist attraction: a dying forest of leafless trees overtaken by thousands of ancient black birds ruining the area with their acid-fortified feces.



Director: Rugile Barzdziukaite

Cinematographer: Rugile Barzdziukaite

Editing: Rugile Barzdziukaite

Producer: Dovydas Korba, Rugile Barzdziukaite



neon realism

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neon realism



Rugilė Barzdžiukaitė

Rugilė Barzdžiukaitė, born in Lithuania in 1983, works as a filmmaker and theater director. She explores the tension between documentary and fiction, performing and being, filming and seeing. Her recent collaborations include the documentary Acid Forest, the opera Have a Good Day!, and the installation Sun and Sea.



2018 Acid Forest (Documentary)