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Buraja

Oksana Buraja

Lithuania

Biography

Oksana Buraja was born in Vilnius in 1972. In 1997, she received a BA in acting. That same year she began postgraduate studies at the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre. In 2003, she was awarded an MA in television and film directing.

Filmography:

Mother (16´, Lithuania, 2001)
Vapna (17´, Lithuania, 2002)
Diary (25´, Lithuania, 2003)
Sisters and Twins (52´, Lithuania, 2004)
Kretos Sala (Lithuania , 2007)
Confession (34´, Lithuania, 2008)

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Confession

Išpažintis (Orig.) / 2008 / Lithuania / 34 min

This is a two-part experimental film that explores the very nature of creativity. The second part – “Confession” – reveals the behind-the-camera reality and the brutal creative process which can sometimes lead to certain constraints.

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