The First Farawell to Paradise

“The First Farewell to Paradise” (1998, Documentary, 15 min., 35mm, Nominum).

Directed by: Arūnas Matelis

Screenplay by: Arūnas Matelis

DOP: Viktoras Radzevičius

Sound: Vladimir Simonko

Editing: Danutė Cicėnaitė

Produced by: Arūnas Matelis


Like everything rotates around: vodkas searching, vituperation, floating barge, wind gusts. It seems the people, and the nature feel approaching farewell, and intermittent band, repetitive shots and phrases, accentuated the importance of the passing moment.