The Old Man

Nominated for

Best Short Film

Director: Elena Rožukaitė

30' • Lithuania • 2021

English, Lithuanian

Young girl Vaiva has a dream to live in Spain with her Spanish boyfriend. Before leaving for the foreign country, she needs to save up some money for her new start and begins working as a nurse for an immobile man in a remote village of Lithuania. Time passes by slowly here, and the Spanish lover doesn’t pick up the phone for days.