“Moonmakers” is a Lithuanian film production company founded 2014 by award winning film director and producer Giedrė Žickytė and culture producer, member of the board of the Association of Lithuanian Creative Industries Zivile Diavara. “Moonmakers” aim to produce high standard creative documentaries with a strong author’s vision and international potential, to be released in cinemas, festivals and on international broadcast. Currently, one of the main aims of the company is to work with young and perspective filmmakers, providing them support and a solid platform for creativity.
Born in 1991, Vilnius, Lithuania. Studied BA and MA in Film Directing at the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre. Prior, completed a course at Skalvija Film Academy. Studied at Escola Superior Artistica do Porto, Portugal. Created short fiction and documentary films, gaining national and international awards. Took part in educational projects and seminars both, as a participant, and as a lecturer. Lectured film directing and scriptwriting at the Film School “Youngblood”. Jury member at San Sebastian Festival’s 61st edition, “International Film students meeting”, 2013. Worked in feature films and a series of national and international directors. Selected participant in IDFAcademy 2016. The Young Artist Award 2017 by the Lithuanian Ministry of Culture. Selected participant in IDFAcademy Summer School 2019.