Sunday. The Gospel According to lift-man Albertas

„Sunday. The Gospel According to lift-man Albertas“

“Sekmadienis. Evangelija pagal liftininką Albertą"

(19 min., 2003,  35mm., Documentary, colour)

Directed & Produced by: Arunas Matelis

Directors of photography: Andrius Trukanas, Rimvydas Leipus, Vytautas Survila

Sound director: Viktoras Juzonis

Editing: Vida Buckute

About the film:

Albertas, a lift-operator, sits all day waiting for someone to ring the elevator. His wait transcends his sense of community and symbolism, a sign that someone needs him. The film, rife with surreal humor, is the documentary version of Samuel Beckett’s ‘Waiting for Godot’.