Opening

   

Sonntag 8 Juli
08:00 pm

The program opened with Jonas Mekas' film, REMINISCENCES OF A JOURNEY TO LITHUANIA (1971–72). In 1971, and at the invitation of the Soviet Ministry, Adolfas and Jonas Mekas travelled to Moscow and took the opportunity to shoot a film about this journey into their past. It begins in New York and diaristically retraces the journey of their escape from Lithuania, over Vienna, Elmshorn (near Hamburg), Schleswig-Holstein and to the USA. Special Guest: Jonas Mekas REMINISCENCES OF A JOURNEY TO LITHUANIA  Jonas Mekas USA 1971–72 81 min