At Sixteen

The Age of Innocence. Shorts

2022 / Germany, Brasil, Spain, Sweden, Portugal / 5 competition shorts

With English and Lithuanian subtitles, 77 min


September 18, 2023, 5.00 PM
Skalvija, A. Goštauto g. 2, Vilnius

You can purchase tickets here or at the box office of “Skalvija”.

The Age of Innocence

2022 / Germany / experimental

Director: Maximilian Bungarten
Cast: Eren Güvercin, Jonathan Stolze, Lisan Lantin
German, with English and Lithuanian subtitles, 20 min

Lev works at a construction site in a new suburban residential area in Western Germany. But things change, friends will leave and the forest becomes a place of desire.


2022 / Brazil / drama

Director: Gustavo Vokos
Cast: Junior Bejar, Amiel Cayo, Joel Quispe
Quechua, Spanish, with English and Lithuanian subtitles, 19 min

In a traditional community high in the Peruvian Andes, a tender relationship between two teenage boys, Fausto and Chaska, leads to a violent confrontation at the annual Takanakuy Festival.

Standard Deviation
Desviación típica

2022 / Spain / drama

Director: Paco Ruiz
Cast: Kenai White, Luis Bermejo, Laura Blázquez
Spanish, with English and Lithuanian subtitles, 11 min

River goes to their first appointment at the “Gender Identity Disorder Unit”. There, River has to answer the psychiatrist’s test that will decide if they will be able to access the care they need. River knows exactly what they has to say, but one small detail will endanger their plans.

Standard Deviation

Dreaming, so Long
I drömmen, so long

2022 / Sweden / drama, romance

Director: Evelina Jacobsson
Cast: Fanny Guttormsson, Lilly Sundberg, Yohannes Frezgi
Swedish, with English and Lithuanian subtitles, 15 min

The very first – sometimes beautiful, sometimes awkward – hours during laying eyes on someone special. About love confessions that are not dared to be spoken but still come out loud.

Dreaming, so Long

At Sixteen 
Aos dezasseis

2022 / Portugal / drama

Director: Carlos Lobo
Cast: Pedro Feio, Ana Fonseca, Vasco Martins
Portuguese, with English and Lithuanian subtitles, 14 min

A school, a skatepark and a concert. Sara just turned sixteen.