Austėja Urbaitė

Austėja Urbaitė

Director

Austėja Urbaitė is a Lithuanian filmmaker. Born in 1991, she grew up in the rural hinterland of Vilnius, going on to study film directing at the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre. Her student short film The Etude (2013) earned considerable attention, and was a prelude to her highly acclaimed debut short, The Bridges (2015). Both of these movies received numerous nominations and awards on the film festival circuit. Her feature film debut was 2022’s Remember to Blink, which won Best Film at the 2023 goEast Film Festival in Wiesbaden, Germany.

Films