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Runtime: 130 min.
Country: Lithuania, Russia
Language: Lithuanian, Russian
In Color

Production of: Gizmo films (UK), Artbox (Lithuania), Pandora Films (Russia)

A Lithuanian Love Affair.

Based on a true story, this is the love affair between a Lithuanian genius and the woman and the country he adored. Mikalojus Konstantinas Ciurlionis was born into a Lithuanian peasant family in 1875. Despite his lowly origins he soon revealed himself to be a child prodigy able to both paint and compose music of startling and often frightening intensity. Soon after he was struck down by a mysterious mental illness, which would plague him for the rest of his life. During his short lifetime, Ciurlionis produced over 300 paintings and 300 musical compositions. Supporting him throughout his short and painful life was his beloved wife, Sofija Kymantaite, a journalist and political activist.

Cast (in alphabetical order)

 Fyodor Michaelovich ARTŪRAS ALEKSEJEVAS
 Dobuzhinsky daughter RUGILĖ ALYTAITĖ
 Dying man RIMVYDAS AMBRAZEVIČIUS
 Captain Nikolai Rostov NIKOLAJ ANTONOV
 Prince Michal Oginski SAULIUS BALANDIS
 Mstislav Dobuzhinsky ANDRIUS BIALOBŽESKIS
 MK Čiurlionis (aged 17) TOMAS BIMBIRIS
 Fr Kavaliauskas ROLANDAS BORAVSKIS
 Rokas Buivydas PETRAS ČIURLIONIS
 Alexandre Benois DMITRIJUS DENISIUKAS
 Stasys Čiurlionis NIKOLAJUS ELKANA EIMUTIS
 Valdas Leonas ROMUALDAS GUDAS
 Adelė Radmanaitė-Čiurlionienė JANINA GUDZINEVIČIŪTĖ-RADAITIENĖ
 Povilas Čiurlionis RYTIS PAULIUS JUDKAITIS
 Doctor in Pustelnik EDVARD KEIZIK
 Maid of Dobuzhinsky ANDŽELIKA KISIN
 Sofija Kymantaitė MARIJA KORENKAITĖ
 Nurse 1 KATAŽYNA KOSTYGIN
 Man on the train VALENTINAS KRULIKOVSKIS
 Maid of Kymantas VITA KUPRIJANOVIENĖ
 Prof Bekhterev LIUBOMIRAS LAUCEVIČIUS
 Chairman of Committee ANUPRAS LAUČIŪNAS
 Algirdas Leškauskas EVALDAS LEŠKAUSKAS
 Jeweller ALEKSANDR LICHACIOV
 Sergei Makovsky VIACESLAV LUKJANOV
 Mr Kymantas VAIDOTAS MARTINAITIS
 Dobuzhinsky son 2 EMILIS MASILIŪNAS
 Natasha ALEKSANDRA METALNIKOVA
 Singing child PETRAS MICKŪNAS
 Baby Danutė KAROLIS NEMEIKA
 Danutė (aged 5 years) MAJA PELIUSENKO
 Man MARTYNAS ERVINAS PETERAITIS
 Konstantinas Čiurlionis VIDAS PETKEVIČIUS
 Dr. Basanavičius VITALIS PURLYS
 Newborn Danutė AMILĖ REGINYTĖ
 Juzefa Čiurlionytė MONIKA RIMSAITĖ
 Valerija Čiurlionytė KATRĖ RIZGELYTĖ
 Doctor ALEKSANDRAS RUBINOVAS
 Uncle Vanya VLADIMIR SEROV
 Nurse 2 BOŽENA SIMONAVIČIŪTĖ
 Mrs Kymantienė RAMUNĖ SKARDŽIŪNAITĖ
 Nurse 3 INESA STARKOVSKA
 Sonya VERA STASENIA
 Orator GEDIMINAS STORPIRŠTIS
 Mrs Dobuzhinsky AGNĖ SUNKLODAITĖ
 Journalist ARTŪRAS SUŽIEDELIS
 Mother of dying man NIDA TIMINSKAITĖ
 Dobuzhinsky son 1 DARIUS ZDANOVIČIUS
 Young Man (at Baltic Sea) ŠARŪNAS ZENKEVIČIUS
 Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis ROKAS ZUBOVAS
Director and Screenwriter ROBERT MULLAN
Producers KĘSTUTIS DRAZDAUSKAS
ROKAS ZUBOVAS
ARTŪRAS DVINELIS
ROBERT MULLAN
Executive Producer PETER GERARD DUNPHY
Cinematography by ODD-GEIR SÆTHER
Film Editing by LAURIE YULE
Casting by JURGA ŠURNAITĖ
Production Design by AUDRIUS DUMIKAS
Art Direction by AUDRIUS DUMIKAS
Set Decoration by ASTA URBONAITĖ
Costume Design by AGNĖ RIMKUTĖ
Make-up Artists JURGITA GLOBYTĖ
INGA PILVINSKAJA
Make-up Designer EGLĖ MIKALAUSKAITĖ
Production Manager ARTŪRAS DVINELIS
First Assistant Director PIJUS MICKUS
Stand-by Props ARTURAS ČERKAUSKAS
Graphics Designer AINIS JANKAUSKAS
Assistant Property Master ROKAS PRALGAUSKAS
Property Master OSKARAS SIMOVIČIUS
Set Dresser MARIUS SMAILYS
Boom Operator GIEDRIUS ALEKNAVIČIUS
Sound Re-recording Mixer BEN HOOPER
Sound Mixer SIGITAS MOTORAS
Senior Colourist TOM RUSSELL
Focus Puller LINAS DIKČIUS
Second Assistant Camera GEDIMINAS JACIKEVIČIUS
Electricians VAIDOTAS KALIBATAS
LINAS MUNCELEVIČCIUS
Grip ARVYDAS NORKELIŪNAS
Gaffer GENADIJUS PAŠKEVIČ
Digital Imaging Technician TOMAS VILYS
Animators IOANNIS ANDREOPOULOS
BURCU ARYCY
DAVID BYERS BROWN
ANTONIOS DEFTERAIOS
HIMANSHU DHASMANA
AMRUTA MALI
ROSITSA NEAME
MARIA MADALINA STELEA
Casting Assistant JONĖ VILDŽIŪNAITĖ
Costumer VIDA MISIŪNIENĖ
Set Costumer RENATA PETUCHOVAITĖ
Assistant Costume Designer INDRĖ RAMOŠKAITĖ
Tailor JUZEFA SALATINSKAJA
Set Costumer MONIKA VĖBRAITĖ
Colorist TOM RUSSELL
Drivers VALENTINAS LEBEDEVAS
MIROSLAV PETROVSKIJ
Nurse ASTA CANCINGERIENĖ
Script Supervisor JELENA GRISHINA
Second Assistant Director IEVA JURGAITYTĖ
Production Coordinator ŽIVILĖ MALDEIKYTĖ
Script Editor TRACY MORETON
Craft Service ALEKSANDRAS PANIN
Set Production Assistant VALERIJUS POLKOVNIKOVAS
Location Manager JONAS ŠPOKAS
Location Assistant PAULIUS TARASOVAS
Caterer IGORIS ZENEVIČIUS