Vilnius University

Founded in 1579, Vilnius University is the first and largest university in Lithuania, one of the oldest and most prominent universities in Central and Eastern Europe. 20,000 students from more than 70 countries are currently studying at Vilnius University. The university is the foundation for interdisciplinary research and innovation with internationally renowned scientists, especially pioneering in biotechnology and physics. Vilnius University is a member of prestigious university networks in Europe, USA, Australia and Asia.

Department: Faculty of Communication

Study programme: Communication Science (MA)

Course: Film, Politics and Social Life

Tutor: Dr. Renata Šukaityte

Website: www.vu.lt

The European University Film Awards is a wonderful project engaging students to studying European cinema and reflecting on European culture, values and crucial problems which European citizens face. The discussion and selection of the best European film together with other European students let them feel film experts and gives a better understanding of European film industry and cinematic diversity. /rs