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Nova Lituania triumphs at Lithuania’s first national film awards

Monday, May 31, 2021

The first National Lithuanian Film Awards were handed out last Saturday, with nine trophies going to a black-and-white period drama directed by Karolis Kaupinis. Nova Lituania, based on a true story of a geographer who conjured up a plan in the 1930s to relocate Lithuania to Madagascar, was nominated in 12 categories. The film won the best director and best script awards for Kaupinis, as well as best feature film.…