ŠAKNYS | Roots

Roots is a short animated movie about teenagers born during the independence of Lithuania. The film talks through buildings and hair, revealing the complex nature of growing up in a post-soviet country.


National Competition // Vilnius Short Film Festival 2021 

Baltic Short Film Competition //Riga International Short Film Festival 2ANNAS 2021

Director & Editor: Jonas Juškaitis
Animation: Matas Juškaitis
Art Director: Emilija Juzeliūnaite
Sound Recording: Emilija Juzeliūnaitė
Running Time: 4min 33s 
Release: 2021